CAPPELLE-LA-GRANDE : FRANCE - 59

*Location:

   Beffroi communal
   Rue des Arts at Pl. Bernard Gouvant
   Cappelle-la-Grande, 59 Nord, France
   LL: N 50.99737, E 2.36567
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*Carillonist:

   Alfred Lesecq, carillonneur
     & president GCF
   3 route de la maison blanche
   59492 Hoymille
   H: 328 687 031   W: 325 682 927
   E: alfred.lesecq@wanadoo.fr

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   Friday 1730-1830

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 48 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1985
     with bells made by Paccard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992
*Links:

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

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard 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 10-Aug-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/08/05
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/07/25
*Photos:

(none available)

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