St.George's Cathedral Wale Street Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa LL: S 33.92475, E 18.41908
Margaret Rueger, Ringing Master C: 072 847 5761 E: email@example.com - or - Eddie Esau, Tower Captain T: 021 424 0471 C: 082 551 8846 E: esauej/@/telkomsa DOTnet
Verify current ringers' contact(s) at the Webpage of The South African Guild of Church Bell Ringers
Richard J. (Dick) Holmes T: 21-696 2107 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - St.George's Cathedral 5 Wale Street Cape Town 8001 T: 021 424 7360 F: 021 424 9772
Service Sunday 1745; practice Tuesday 1930 by arrangement
Original bells taken down in 1950s; recast from 8 to 10 in 1963; hung in present tower 1979.
Ring of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1979 with bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1834, a complete instrument of 8 bells was installed with bells made by Whitechapel (0 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of ringing room: 0 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: (unknown) Height of highest level of bells: (unknown) Belfry openness: % Year of latest technical information source is 2005
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