St.Bartholomeustoren Basiliek van het Heilig Sacrament Markt Meerssen, Limburg, Netherlands LL: N 50.88376, E 5.75492
Parochie-cluster Meersen Markt 17A 6231 LR Meersen T: 043-3642255 E: email@example.com - or - Parochiesecretariaat Achter de Basiliek Markt 21 Meerssen T: 043-3648178 - or - Francine Heynan, Secrateris Vrienden van de Basiliek Meerssen Houthemerweg 35 6231 KS Meerssen T: 043-3647884 E: info/@/vriendenbasiliekmeerssen .nl
StMartholomeuskerk became a minor basilica in 1938. Original church bells and 1941 carillon stolen in WW II; afterwards replaced with 3 swinging bells and 29 fixed bells. 5 trebles added in 2007.
Electric-automatic carillon of 34 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: NONE / NONE There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 2007 with 5 bells made by an unknown maker Prior history: In 1949, the instrument was begun with 29 bells with bells made by vanBergen In 1941, a complete instrument of 32 bells was installed with bells made by Eijsbouts (0 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1976
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