Non-traditional carillons in Germany:
index by maker

NOTE:   This list is not complete - many instruments remain to be added.

Non-traditional carillons in Germany contain bells supplied by a variety of bellfoundries.  Most such sites (exceptions as noted below) are listed here by foundry in the following order:

For an explanation of what this index contains (and does NOT contain), and of the additional details on each entry, see the Bellfoundry Indexes Advice.

NOTE:  For an explanation of our use of the tags BRD and DDR, see the long Note in the regional index overview page for this country.


Bellfoundry unknown

The sources which reported the existence of these instruments, or the phase of work listed here, did not identify their makers.  They are listed in city name order rather than date order.
DARMSTADT                     : GERMANY-BRD  1848 E (non-trad)
   Rezidenzschloss
DUESSELDORF - S               : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Sparkasse
MUENCHEN - KB                 : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Kathol. Blindenanstalt
STUTTGART                     : GERMANY-BRD  1925 C (non-trad)
   Rathausturm

van Aerschodt, Leuven (Louvain), Belgium

 [none posted yet]
Complete list of van Aerschodt foundry output.

Schilling, Apolda, Heidelberg and Waren, Germany

FREIBURG                      : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Ordinariat
   actual foundry unknown
HANNOVER - A                  : GERMANY-BRD  1958 C
   Aegidien-kirche
HEPPENHEIM                    : GERMANY-BRD  1959 C
   Rathaus
SONNEBERG                     : GERMANY-DDR  1970 C
   Rathaus
Complete list of Schilling foundry output, grouped by foundry.

Causard, Belgium and France

FREIBURG-IM-BREISGAU - RH     : GERMANY      1900 C
   Neues Rathaus
   cast in Strasbourg
Complete list of Causard foundry output.

Eijsbouts, Asten, Netherlands

HAMBURG - HG                  : GERMANY-BRD  1983 C
   RK Heiligegeist Kirche
KOELN - DH                    : GERMANY-BRD  1969 C
   Deichmannhaus
HAMBURG - S                   : GERMANY-BRD  1980 C
   Shopping Centre
ROCKENHAUSEN                  : GERMANY      2014 C  hybrid
   Turmuhrenmuseum (Tower clock museum)
Complete list of Eijsbouts foundry output.

Petit & Fritsen, Aarle-Rixtel, Netherlands

HAMBURG - UNK                 : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   (Unknown)

DUESSELDORF - EMK             : GERMANY-BRD  1964 C
   Evangelische Melancthon-Kirchengemeinde
POTSDAM - G                   : GERMANY-DDR  1984 F
   Glockenspiel zur Erinnerung
     an die Garnisonkirche
   Garnisonkirche memorial plaza
POTSDAM - G                   : GERMANY-DDR  1986 I
   Glockenspiel zur Erinnerung
     an die Garnisonkirche
   Garnisonkirche memorial plaza
POTSDAM - G                   : GERMANY-DDR  1987 E
   Glockenspiel zur Erinnerung
     an die Garnisonkirche
   Garnisonkirche memorial plaza
Complete list of Petit & Fritsen foundry output.

Hemony, Netherlands

(two foundries, combined here)
DARMSTADT                     : GERMANY-BRD  1671 F (non-trad)
   Rezidenzschloss
Complete list of Hemony foundries output.

Paccard, Annecy, France

OTTWEILER                     : GERMANY-BRD  1954 C  non-trad
   Evangel.kirche
Complete list of Paccard foundry output.

Perner, Passau, Germany

PASSAU - ARH                  : GERMANY      ???? C
   Altes Rathaus
   (Old Town Hall)

MOEHRENDORF                   : GERMANY      1973 F
   St.Laurentius-Kirche
MOEHRENDORF                   : GERMANY      1993 E
   St.Laurentius-Kirche
GUNZENHAUSEN                  : GERMANY      1996 C
   Glockenspiel
UNTERSCHLEISSHEIM             : GERMANY      2000 C
   Rathaus
VILLINGEN-SCHWENNINGEN        : GERMANY      2000 C 
   Münster
OFFENHAUSEN                   : GERMANY      2008 C
   St.Nikolaus Wehrkirche
Complete list of Perner foundry output.

Rincker, Sinn, Germany

AALEN                         : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Altes Rathaus
BOEBLINGEN                    : GERMANY-BRD  1??? C
   Rathaus
ERBACH/ODENWALD               : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Rathausturm
GRIESHEIM                     : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Melanchthonkirche
GUETERSLOH                    : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Rathausfassade
HOEXTER                       : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Rathaus
MOELLN                        : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Wohnstift Augustinum
SIEGEN                        : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Das Untere Schloss (Dicke Turm)
SINN/DILLKREIS - 1            : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Traveling Carillon
   Fa.Rincker
SINN/DILLKREIS - 2            : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Fa.Rincker
WORMS                         : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Dreifaltigkeitskirche
   (Trinity Church)

DARMSTADT                     : GERMANY-BRD  1951 F  non-trad#
   Rezidenzschloss
DARMSTADT                     : GERMANY-BRD  1955 I
   Rezidenzschloss
WOLFSBURG                     : GERMANY-BRD  1958 C
   Rathausturmfassade (northwest)
HOLZMINDEN                    : GERMANY-BRD  1961 C
   Stadthaus (or) Haus den Jugend
BIELEFELD                     : GERMANY-BRD  1963 C
   Alte Nicolaikirche
DUESSELDORF - EMK             : GERMANY-BRD  1964 E
   Evangelische Melancthon-Kirchengemeinde
LILIENTHAL                    : GERMANY-BRD  1966 C
   Evangel. Hospital
PADERBORN - KK                : GERMANY-BRD  1969 C
   Kaufhaus Klingenthal
GELDERN                       : GERMANY-BRD  1970 C
   Heilig-geist-kirche
DARMSTADT                     : GERMANY-BRD  1981 E
   Rezidenzschloss
Complete list of Rincker foundry output.

Vanbergen, Heiligerlee, Netherlands

HAMBURG - STJ                 : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   St.Josephturm
LEER                          : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Rathaus
MUENSTER-IN-W. - LH           : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Landeshausturm
Complete list of Vanbergen foundry output.

Bochumer Verein, Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (steel)

BOCHUM - W                    : GERMANY      19??*C
   Bell tower
   Westpark
   * made for a different site
MAINZ - CK                    : GERMANY-BRD  1??? C
   Christuskirche
MUENSTER-IN-W. - U            : GERMANY-BRD  1??? C
   Universitätsturm
STERKRADE                     : GERMANY-BRD  1??? C
   Hochhaus Clock Tower
   (Stadtmittehaus)

BOCHUM - R                    : GERMANY-BRD  1929 C (non-trad)
   Rathaus
BOCHUM - R                    : GERMANY-BRD  1951 C
   Rathaus
CLAUSTHAL-ZELLERFELD/C        : GERMANY-BRD  1956 C
   Campanile
   Clausthal Univ. of Technology
   (was Bergakademie)
Complete list of Bochumer Verein foundry output.

Miscellaneous founders, not listed above

One instance each; in order by year (unknown first, in order by city).
DRESDEN                       : GERMANY-DDR  19?? E
   Glockenspielpavilion
   Zwinger  [palace]
   porcelain bells by Meissen

POTSDAM - G                   : GERMANY-DDR  1722 F (trad)
   Glockenspiel zur Erinnerung
     an die Garnisonkirche
   Garnisonkirche memorial plaza
   cast by J.A. deGrave
POTSDAM - G                   : GERMANY-DDR  1728 E (trad)
   Glockenspiel zur Erinnerung
     an die Garnisonkirche
   Garnisonkirche memorial plaza
   cast by Paul Maurer
BREMEN - B                    : GERMANY-BRD (1930 C)
   Haus des Glockenspiels
   porcelain bells by Meissen
BREMEN - B                    : GERMANY-BRD (19?? C)
   Haus des Glockenspiels
   porcelain bells by Meissen
BREMEN - B                    : GERMANY-BRD  19?? C
   Haus des Glockenspiels
   porcelain bells by Meissen
MUENCHEN - NR                 : GERMANY-BRD  1930 C
   Glockenspiel
   Neues Rathaus
   cast by Oberascher
DRESDEN                       : GERMANY-DDR  1933 F
   Glockenspielpavilion
   Zwinger  [palace]
   porcelain bells by Meissen
STUTTGART                     : GERMANY-BRD  1956 C
   Rathausturm
   cast by Kurtz, Stuttgart
Complete list of miscellaneous foundry output.


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