Index to carillons and chimes by Mabilon

The Mabilon foundry has provided bells for at least two known carillons throughout the world..  See the bottom of this page for additional historical notes on the origin and development of this bellfoundry and on the various names used by it.

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Mabilon, Saarburg, Germany

ECHTERNACH - 1                : LUXEMBOURG   1??? C  non-trad
   Basilica of St.Willibrord
SANTIAGO                      : CHILE        1??? C  non-trad
   Basílica de Nuestra Señora de la Merced 

Dueren                        : Germany-BRD  1964 -  great
   St.Annakirche

Historical Notes:

The Mabilon Bell Foundry (Glockengießerei Mabilon) operated in the town of Saarburg from 1770 to 2002, primarily making German-style swinging bells.  Some of these were delivered to the Netherlands via the firm of Hoogen, which was initially located in Amsterdam but moved in 1934 to Duivendrecht. 

Source: A.Lehr, Register of [Dutch-related] bellfounders (in Dutch only)

The former Mabilon foundry is now a museum.

Location:

  Museum Glockengießerei Mabilon
  Staden 130
  DE-54439 Saarburg
  
  Tel. 06581 / 23 86
  Fax: 06581 / 72 23
  E-Mail: kontakt@museum-glockengiesserei-mabilon.de

Museum open M-F 0900-1200, 1400-1600

The Mabilon bellfoundry museum Website


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This index page was built from the database on 02-Jul-01 and last revised on 2-Oct-13.

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