BAILLEUL : FRANCE - 59

*Location:

   Beffroi
   Hôtel de Ville
   Bailleul (Belle), 59 Nord, France
   LL: N 50.739, E 2.734
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*Player:

   Stéphane Deheegher, mairie de Bailleul,
     carillonneur
   T: 28 49 18 11
   E: sdeheegher/@/ ville-bailleul DOTfr

*Contact:

   Office du Tourisme
   T: 28 49 18 17

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Old bells by Bernard, Lorraine,
   destroyed 23 March 1918.
   Also reported as 36 bells.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 35 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The whole instrument was installed in 1932
     with bells made by Michiels    
   Prior history:
     In 1717, the complete instrument was installed
       with bells made by the maker cited in Remarks above
       ( 0 bells remain from that work.)
   Year of latest technical information source is 2010
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.

*Links:

The ARPAC Website presents much more detail than we can here, though it is all in French.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Michiels bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all French traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in France.

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Nord.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-May-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/05/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2010/05/25


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