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Peace Tower Carillon Quick Facts

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Inauguration date: July 1, 1927

Number of bells: 53

Musical range: 4½ octaves

Bourdon (largest bell): weight: 10,090 kg

Smallest bell weight: 4.5 kg

Weight of carillon clapper in the bourdon: 229 kg

Weight of the clock hammer on the bourdon: 254 kg

Total weight of all 53 bells: 55 t

Weight of steel bell frame: 12 t

Interior height of the belfry: 14.6 m

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