HOEXTER : GERMANY-BRD

*Location:

   Historisches Rathaus
   Weserstraße at Am Rathaus
   Höxter, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
   LL: N 51.77379, E 9.38215
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*Contact:

   Stadt Höxter
   Westerbachstraße 45
   D-37671 Höxter
   T: 05271 963-0   F: 05271 963-1900
   E: rathaus@hoexter.de

*Schedule:

   Autoplay daily 0855,1155,1455,1755,2055

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 35 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1959
     with bells made by Rincker     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
*Links:

The German Wikipedia article about the building has current and historic photos, and mentions the bells.

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

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany/Nordrhein-Westfalen.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 20-Feb-21
   based on textual data last updated on 2021/02/02
   and on technical data last updated on 2021/02/02
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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