BERGAMBACHT : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   St.Laurentiustoren
   Ned.Herv.Kerk
   Kerksingel
   Bergambacht, Zuid Holland, Netherlands
   LL: N 51.93154, E 4.78252
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*Carillonist:

   Boudewijn Zwart
   Hooglandseweg 18
   3864 PV  Nijkerkerveen
   T: (033)253 7786   C: (06)5342 5680
   E: info/@/bellmoods DOTcom
*Former carillonneur:
   Jaap van der Ende

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   Saturday 1130

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 51 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   Prior history:
     In 1999, the instrument was enlarged to 50 bells
       by Eijsbouts   
     In 1965, the instrument was begun with 38 bells
       made by Eijsbouts   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2015
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The Website of Boudewijn Zwart (in Dutch/English) has a description and playing schedule (and sometimes also a photo) of each of the carillons which he plays (see Towers); Sint Laurentiustoren.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Zuid-Holland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 14-Oct-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/09/09
   and on technical data last updated on 2015/10/10
*Photos:

(none available)

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