Sint-Maartenskerk Jozef Vandaleplein Kortrijk (Courtrai), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium LL: N 50.82742, E 3.26788
Koen Cosaert E: cosaert.koen/@/ skynet DOTbe
Monday 1800-1900 (alternately with Belfort carillon)
Includes 3 A.L.J.vanAerschodt bells from 1865; others by Séver vanAerschodt. Erroneously reported to have been demolished by Allied action, WW II. 12 bells stolen from storage. Drum by E.Michiels, 1880, now unused.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: E C 44/ A#G There are two missing bass semitones 18 bells were recast or replaced in 1974 by Sergeys Prior history: In 1955, the instrument was enlarged by Michiels (2 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1880, the instrument was begun with 49 bells by vanAerschodt (29 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: M6 Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2014
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