Sint Janstoren (or) Kapeltoren Laat at Kapelsteeg Alkmaar, Noord Holland, Netherlands LL: N 52.62942, E 4.75019
Made of 21 bells by Melchior de Haze (1687/8/9) and 2 by G&J(1928), from renovation of Waag and St.Lawrence carillons. Drum has 27 tracks, so four bells have double hammers.
Mechanical-automatic carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / NONE The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1964 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 1976
These bells having been made for other instruments, they are not indexed by maker here.
See the site data pages for ALKMAAR - STL and ALKMAAR - W.
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Noord-Holland.
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