HOOGEVEEN : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Raadhuistoren
   Raadhuisplein
   Hoogeveen (Hogeveen),
     Drenthe, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.72625, E 6.47485
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*Carillonist:

   Roy Kroezen
   E: kroezen.beiaard@online.nl

*Contact:

   Gemeente Hoogeveen
   Raadhuisplein 1
   7901 BW Hoogeveen
   T: 14 2408
   E: info@hoogeveen.nl

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 39 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:
     In 1941, the instrument was begun with 27 bells
       made by vanBergen   
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                 (unknown)
     Height of lowest level of bells:   (unknown)
     Height of highest level of bells:  (unknown)
     Belfry openness:  95%
   Year of latest technical information source is 2015
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

Photo of the building

Bigger (but foggier) photo of the building

The city Website opens with a series of photos, one of which is the belfry.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen 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 Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Flevoland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Sep-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/09/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2015/09/26
*Photos:

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