Sint-Plechelmustoren (St.Plechelmus Basilica) Sint-Plechelmusplein (town center) Oldenzaal, Overijssel, Netherlands LL: N 52.31246, E 6.92820
Hylke Banning, stadsbeiiardier E: h.a.banning @ alumnus .utwente DOTnl
Eijsbouts installed the G&J bells. Also the "Maria" bell by Geert van Wou, Kampen, 1493, 2400 kg, diam 150cm.
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / ---- There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 1965 with bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1949, the instrument was enlarged to 46 bells by Eijsbouts In 1930, the instrument was begun with 42 bells by Gillett & Johnston Year of latest technical information source is 1966
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston 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 the Eijsbouts 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/Overijssel.
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