Traditional carillons in Germany:
index by maker

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

Carillons in Germany contain bells supplied by a variety of bellfoundries.  Most such sites (exceptions as noted below) are listed here by foundry and year 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.

The details listed below are summarized on a corresponding page.


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.
HAHNENKLEE                    : GERMANY      ???? F
   Gustav-Adolf-Stabkirche
HAHNENKLEE                    : GERMANY      2002 I
   Gustav-Adolf-Stabkirche
HAHNENKLEE                    : GERMANY      2005 E
   Gustav-Adolf-Stabkirche
KOELN - AR                    : GERMANY-BRD  1930 E (trad)
   Altes Rathaus
MUEHLHAUSEN                   : GERMANY-DDR  1??? F
   Kornmarktkirche
WEILBACH                      : GERMANY      1991 F  trad*
   Alter Schulhof
MAGDEBURG                     : GERMANY-DDR  1992 T
   Rathausturm
WEILBACH                      : GERMANY      2006 E
   Alter Schulhof

van Aerschodt, Leuven (Louvain), Belgium

HAMBURG - STN                 : GERMANY      1888 C (trad)
   St.Nicolaiturm
Complete list of van Aerschodt foundry output.

Schilling, Apolda and Heidelberg, Germany

LUEBECK                       : GERMANY-BRD  1908*F
   South tower 
   St.Mary's Church (Marienkirche)
   * part cast for a site in Danzig/Gdansk
FRANKFURT-AM-MAIN - N         : GERMANY-BRD  1938 C (trad)
   Alte Nicolai-kirche
HAMBURG-ALTONA                : GERMANY      1938 C
   Christianskirche
LOESSNITZ                     : GERMANY      1038 C
   Johanniskirche Erzgebirge
   (Evang.Luth.Kirche)
FRANKFURT-AM-MAIN - N         : GERMANY-BRD  1948 F
   Alte Nicolai-kirche
LUEBECK                       : GERMANY-BRD  1954 E
   South tower 
   St.Mary's Church (Marienkirche)
KASSEL - K                    : GERMANY-BRD  1956 F
   Karlskirche (Prot.)
   bells from Heidelberg
FRANKFURT-AM-MAIN - N         : GERMANY-BRD  1959 I
   Alte Nicolai-kirche
BONN-BEUEL                    : GERMANY-BRD  1960 C
   St.Josephskirche
HANNOVER - H                  : GERMANY-BRD  1960 C
   Henrietten-Stiftung
   (Evang.Luth.Diakonissen Mutterhaus)
HEIDELBERG                    : GERMANY-BRD  1961 C
   Neues Rathaus
MAGDEBURG                     : GERMANY-DDR  1974 C
   Rathausturm
CHEMNITZ                      : GERMANY-DDR  1978 C
   Neues Rathaus
ALTENBURG                     : GERMANY-DDR  1981 C
   Katholische Pfarrkirche
     "Erscheinung des Herrn"
HALLE                         : GERMANY-DDR  198_ F
   Roter Turm (Red Tower)
POTSDAM - E                   : GERMANY-DDR  1985 C
   Ehrenhain (Memorial Grove)
   Alte Friedhof
ROSTOCK - U                   : GERMANY-DDR  1986 C
   Fünfgiebelhaus
BERLIN - F                    : GERMANY-DDR  1987 C
   Französischer Dom
   (French Cathedral)
BERLIN - N                    : GERMANY-DDR  1987 C
   Nicolaikirche
ERFURT                        : GERMANY-DDR  1987 C
   Bartholomäusturm
SCHWERIN                      : GERMANY-DDR  1988 C
   Schlachtermarkt
WECHSELBURG                   : GERMANY-DDR  1988 C
   Katholische Stiftskirche
GERA                          : GERMANY-DDR  1989 F
   Rathausturm
GERA                          : GERMANY-DDR  1989 E
   Rathausturm
OFFENBURG                     : GERMANY-BRD  1989 C
   Altes Rathaus
MUEHLHAUSEN                   : GERMANY-DDR  1991 E
   Kornmarktkirche
SCHIRGISWALDE                 : GERMANY      1991 C
   Katholische Pfarrkirche
     St.Maria Himmelfahrt
Complete list of Schilling foundry output, grouped by foundry.

Eijsbouts, Asten, Netherlands

KOELN - AR                    : GERMANY-BRD  1910*F (trad)
   Altes Rathaus
   * installed by Eijsbouts; maker unknown
KOELN - AR                    : GERMANY-BRD  1958 C
   Altes Rathaus
ASCHAFFENBURG                 : GERMANY-BRD  1969 C
   Schloss St.Johannisburg
AACHEN - R                    : GERMANY-BRD  1979 C
   Rathaus
BONN/BG                       : GERMANY-BRD  1979 C
   Stadtpark
WIESBADEN                     : GERMANY-BRD  1986 C
   Marktkirche
BERLIN - K                    : GERMANY-BRD  1987 C
   Kongresshalle (Congress Hall)
NORDERSTEDT                   : GERMANY-BRD  1988 C
   Rathaus (Town Hall)
MUENCHEN - O                  : GERMANY-BRD  1991 C
   Glockenstuhl
   Olympiapark
HAMBURG - STN                 : GERMANY      1993 C
   St.Nicolaiturm
FRANKFURT-AM-MAIN - N         : GERMANY-BRD  1994 E
   Alte Nicolai-kirche
GEISA                         : GERMANY      2002 C
   St.Phillipus-und-Jacobuskirche
ILLERTISSEN                   : GERMANY      2006 C
   Stadtpfarrkirche St.Martin
MELLE                         : GERMANY-BRD  2010 C
   Rathaus
KOELN - STM                   : GERMANY      2012 C
   Kirche St.Maria in der Kupfergasse
HERRENBERG                    : GERMANY      2012 C
   Stiftskirche
MUENCHEN - MH                 : GERMANY      2012 C
   Mariahilfkirche
Complete list of Eijsbouts foundry output.

Petit & Fritsen, Aarle-Rixtel, Netherlands

ROSTOCK - Mobile              : GERMANY-DDR  19?? C
   Konzertglockenspiel Olaf Sandkuhl

DUEREN                        : GERMANY-BRD  1965 C
   St.Annakirche
EMMERICH                      : GERMANY      2000 C
   St.Aldegundiskirche
WUERZBURG                     : GERMANY      2005 C
   Neubaukirche der Universität
Complete list of Petit & Fritsen foundry output.

Michiels, Mechelen, Belgium

 [none posted yet]
Complete list of Michiels foundry output.

Paccard, Annecy, France

 [none posted yet]
Complete list of Paccard foundry output.

Perner, Passau, Germany

KIEL                          : GERMANY      1999/2005 ?
   Klosterkirche
   partially by A.Bachert, Karlsruhe
PASSAU - Mobile               : GERMANY      2009 C
   Glockengießerei Perner
PASSAU - Mobile               : GERMANY      2011 R
   Glockengießerei Perner
Complete list of Perner foundry output.

Rincker, Sinn, Germany

 [none posted yet]
Complete list of Rincker foundry output.

Vanbergen, Heiligerlee, Netherlands

MELLE                         : GERMANY-BRD  1??? C (trad)
   Rathaus
Complete list of Vanbergen foundry output.

Miscellaneous founders, not listed above

One instance each; in order by year.
DUEREN                        : GERMANY-BRD  1564 C (chime)
   St.Annakirche
SAALFELD                      : GERMANY-DDR  1927 C
   Park Bergfried Glockenturm
   cast by Ulrich, Apolda, Germany
EPPINGEN                      : GERMANY-BRD  1987 C
   Kath.Stadtkirche "Unsere Lieber Frau"
   cast by Karlsruhe Glockengießerei
KASSEL - K                    : GERMANY-BRD  1989 I
   Karlskirche (Prot.)
   bells by Karlsruher Glockengießerei Metz
KASSEL - K                    : GERMANY-BRD  1989 E
   Karlskirche (Prot.)
   bells by Otto, Buer/Neustadt
KAISERSLAUTERN                : GERMANY      1990 C
   Stiftskirche
   cast by A.Bachert, Karlsruhe
HALLE                         : GERMANY-DDR  1993 E
   Roter Turm (Red Tower)
   cast by Metz, Karlsruhe Glockengießerei
KIEL                          : GERMANY      1999/2005 ?
   Klosterkirche
   partially by A.Bachert, Karlsruhe
BERLIN - F                    : GERMANY-DDR  2006 R
   Französischer Dom
   (French Cathedral)
   cast by Feingusswerk Pößneck, 
   Neustadt a.d. Orla
Complete list of miscellaneous foundry output.


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