LILLE - HDV : FRANCE - 59

*Location:

   Hôtel de Ville / 
     Bureau de Commerce et Industrie
   Rues Lepelletier/Faidherbe
     at Blvd.Carnot
   Lille, 59 Nord, France
   LL: N 50.63769, E 3.06454
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   ARPAC
   E: arpac@nordnet.fr

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 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 unknown year
     with bells made by Wauthy      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1973
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article on the city has a photo of the old bourse (exchange) with this tower in the background, and another of the building complete.  The carillon is briefly mentioned in the Music section.

Photo of the building

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Wauthy bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Nord.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  7-Feb-13
   based on textual data last updated on 2013/01/31
   and on technical data last updated on 1979/08/07
*Photos:

(none available)


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