AIX-NOULETTE : FRANCE - 62

*Location:

   Façade
   Hôtel de Ville
   Route de Béthune (D37) at city center
   Aix-Noulette, 62 Pas-de-Calais, France
   LL: N 50.42676, E 2.71081
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*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   Auto at the quarter-hour, 0800-2000

*Remarks:

   On wall brackets; added semitones are
   sharp 4th & flat 7th in first octave.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 14 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the itty-bitty octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     F C   /    NONE  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1993
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2018
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article about the town does not mention this building.

The ARPAC Website presents much more detail than we can here, though it is all in French.  It has a small photo of two bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all French chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all French chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Pas-de-Calais.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 21-Sep-18
   based on textual data last updated on 2018/09/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2018/09/10
*Photos:

(none available)

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