Non-traditional carillons in France:
index by maker

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

Non-traditional carillons in France contain bells supplied by a variety of bellfoundries.  All sites where such an instrument survives 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.


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.
ARRAS                         : FRANCE - 62  1??? C (non-trad?)
   Beffroi
   Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall)

van Aerschodt, Leuven (Louvain), Belgium

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

Bollée, France

BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1915 I
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame de Buglose
ARRAS                         : FRANCE - 62  1930 C
   Beffroi
   Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall)
Complete list of Bollée foundry output.

Causard, Belgium and France

PARIS - SC                    : FRANCE - 00  1??? C
   Basilique du Sacré Coeur de Montmartre

LE CATEAU                     : FRANCE - 59  1933 C
   Beffroi
   Hôtel de Ville
Complete list of Causard foundry output.

Eijsbouts, Asten, Netherlands

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

Petit & Fritsen, Aarle-Rixtel, Netherlands

 [none posted yet]
Complete list of Petit & Fritsen foundry output.

Paccard, Annecy, France

BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1895 F
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame
     de Buglose
BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1899 I
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame
     de Buglose
BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1900 I
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame
     de Buglose
BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1926 E
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame
     de Buglose
PARIS - STJB                  : FRANCE - 00  1938 C
   Église Saint-Jean Bosco
Complete list of Paccard foundry output.

Wauthy, Douai, France [closed]

LILLE - HDV                   : FRANCE - 59  1??? C
   Hôtel de Ville / 
     Bureau de Commerce et Industrie

ROUEN - BS                    : FRANCE - 76  1896 C
   Basilique Notre-Dame de Bonsecours
Complete list of Wauthy foundry output.

Miscellaneous founders, not listed above

One instance each; in order by year (unknown first, in order by city).
PARIS - STG                   : FRANCE - 00  1864 C
   St-Germain l'Auxerrois
   cast by Hildebrand
BUGLOSE                       : FRANCE - 40  1923 I
   Église (Basilique) Nôtre Dame
     de Buglose
   cast by Dencausse, Tarbes
Complete list of miscellaneous foundry output.


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This index page was built from the database on 10-May-10 and last revised on 23-Feb-13.

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