HOMBLEUX : FRANCE - 80

*Location:

   Église St-Médard
   Rue de l'Église at Rue des Forges
   Hombleux, Somme, France
   LL: N 49.73871, E 2.98647
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Jean Reuet
   16 rue des forges
   80400 Hombleux
   T: 23 81 30 89
   - or -
   Jean-Paul Cuvilly
   80400 Hombleux
   T: 23 81 06 49

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Renovated in 1978

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 16 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1931
     with bells made by Paccard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article about the town mentions the church.

Photo of the church

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard 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/Nord.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  5-May-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/05/01
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/07/25
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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