Stadhuis (City Hall) Coolsingel at Stadhuisstraat Rotterdam, Zuid Holland, Netherlands LL: N 51.92285, E 4.47964
Gerard de Waardt - and - Geert Bierling E: gbierling /@/ kpnplanet DOTnl
Taylor carillon (which was the largest installed in the Netherlands in the 1920s) was stolen in 1943. 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: ---- / ---- The instrument was enlarged in unknown year with bells made by an unknown maker 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 was installed with bells made by Taylor (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2008
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.
Where the bass bell of the previous carillon lies in the sequence of
great bells of the Netherlands.
Where the bass bell of the present carillon lies in the sequence of great bells of the Netherlands.
Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Zuid-Holland.
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