GREZIEU-LA-VARENNE : FRANCE - 69

*Location:

   Église Saint-Roch
   Place Abbé Launay
   Grézieu-la-Varenne, 69 Rhône, France
   LL: N 45.74788, E 4.69040
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*Carillonist:

   André Simon
   E: andre.simon10/@/wanadoo DOTfr

*Contact:

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*Schedule:

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*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 28 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   Prior history:
     Previously, the instrument was begun with  9 bells
       with bells made by an unknown maker
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article about the town has a photo of the church and reports the ancient history of the parish, but says nothing about the present state of the building.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all traditional carillons in France.

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Rhône.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 20-Sep-18
   based on textual data last updated on 2018/09/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2018/09/10
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