Left front tower Rijksmuseum Stadhouderskade at Museumbrug Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands LL: N 52.36010, E 4.88576*Former location (before 1900):
Church Arnemuiden, Zeeland
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam *parcel: Jan Luijkenstraat 1 1071 CJ Amsterdam *postal: Postbus 74888 1070 DN Amsterdam T: (0)20 6747000 E: Webform, www.rijksmuseum.nl infobalie/@/ rijksmuseum DOTnl
Automatic at the hour: "Die Gedanken sind frei" (German/Swiss) at first quarter: "Auld Lang Syne" (Scottish, fragment) at half hour: "Un Soir au Chalet" (French) at third quarter: "Bella Bimba" (Italian, fragment) (silent at night)
Also reported as 24 bells with 1 by van den Gheyn.
Electric-automatic carillon of 26 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The instrument was enlarged in 1962 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1583, the instrument was begun with 24 bells by vandenGheyn (3 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: M Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1969
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