Stadhuis (City Hall) Coolsingel at Stadhuisstraat Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands LL: N 51.92285, E 4.47964
Richard de Waardt E: richarddewaardt/@/hotmail DOTcom - and - Geert Bierling E: gbierling /@/ caiway DOTnl
Taylor carillon (which was the largest installed in the Netherlands in the 1920s) was stolen in 1943. Last renovation added 2 trebles. For the previous instrument, see ROTTERDAM - B under 'Former carillons' below.
Traditional carillon of 63 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the bass octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1996 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1976, the instrument was enlarged to 61 bells by Petit & Fritsen (49 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1948, the instrument was begun with 49 bells by Petit & Fritsen (12 bells remain from that work.) In 1921, a complete instrument of 49 bells was installed by Taylor (0 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: HQ6 Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1997
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