St.Andreastoren (St.Andriestoren) Ned.Herv.Kerk Markt Hattem, Gelderland, Netherlands LL: N 52.47434, E 6.06998
Martien van der Knijff E: firstname.lastname@example.org - and - Jaap Neuteboom
Stichting 'De Hattemer Beiaard' Mevr. J.M.H. Klok-Godschalk Waalstraat 44 8052 AE Hattem T: 038-444 31 41 E: email@example.com
Wed 1430-1515, Sat 1115-1200; also Jun-Sep Fri 1600-1645
Original chime contained 13 or 14 by J.A. deGrave, 1722-27; all removed from the tower in 1916, and now in the Carillon Museum at Asten. Taylor bells were hung by Addicks, who supplied clavier and drum. Last expansion added 3 basses & 12 trebles. Tower also holds two swinging bells, from 1455 and 1686.
Traditional carillon of 38 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is B in the middle octave Transposition is up 11 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / C G There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 1985 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1927, the instrument was enlarged to 25 bells by Taylor Previously, the instrument was begun with 20 bells by the maker cited in Remarks above (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2012
An alternate page (also in Dutch) has more tower photos and a more detailed history.
The carillonneur's Website has numerous good photos of the tower and carillon
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, 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.Gelderland.
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