Garden tower
   (Evang.Luth.Diakonissen Mutterhaus)
   Marienstraße at Sallstraße
   Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
   LL: N 52.36944, E 9.75580
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   Schwester Lore Wartenberg
   E: lore.wartenberg@henriettenstiftung.de
   - and -
   Antje Mexner
*Past carillonist:
   Dr. Karl-Friedrich Waack   (A)


   Schwester Anke-Christina Müller
   Kantorin der Henriettenstiftung
   Henriettenstiftung Hannover
   Marienstraße 90
   30171 Hannover
   T: 0178-289-6730
   E: Anke-Christina.Mueller/@/


   M-F 1203-1215, Sat 1745-1800,
   Sun after service, ~1100-15


   Bells by Schilling/Heidelberg.
   Two practice keyboards (one in tower).

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 49 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is B  in the middle octave
   Transposition is up 13 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C C 48/    A#--  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   There is a practice console
   The whole instrument was installed in 1960
     with bells made by Schilling   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                  0 meters above ground
     Height of lowest level of bells:   (unknown)
     Height of highest level of bells:  (unknown)
     Belfry openness:    %
   Year of latest technical information source is 2013

The Website of the Henriettenstiftung has a page about the carillon, with two photos and a downloadable flyer about it.  Alternate page

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Schilling bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all traditional carillons in Germany.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany/Lower Saxony.

   This page was built from the database on 10-Aug-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/08/05
   and on technical data last updated on 2013/08/09

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