Peace Carillon


   Abdij van het Park (Park Abbey)
   Leuven (Louvain),
     Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
   LL: N 50.86478, E 4.71716
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   Mean-tone tuning; reproduces the 1730
   carillon by Noorden & de Grave which
   was moved to Sint-Pieterskerk in 1811
   and destroyed by bombing in WW II.
   Dedicated 11 Nov 2018.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 40 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     C F   /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 2018
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2018

Video of the manufacture & dedication of this carillon.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in BE.

Index to all tower bell instruments in BE/Vlaams-Brabant.

   This page was built from the database on  7-Apr-19
   based on textual data last updated on 2019/03/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2019/03/21

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