Grote Kerk op de Markt
   Schagen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.78669, E 4.79682
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*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 32 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is A  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     NONE  /    NONE  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1956
     with bells made by vanBergen   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1976

The Dutch Reliwiki page about this church has photos of it.  There is mention of destruction of the bells of the previous building, which burned in 1895, but nothing about bells in the present building.

The Wikimedia category for this building has many photos of it.

A Website for the building has photos of it, but does not mention the bells.

The Website for the congregation has no information about the building, but does provide a Webform for contact.

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

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL/Noord-Holland.

   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-19
   based on textual data last updated on 2019/11/01
   and on technical data last updated on 1975/07/20

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