SCHEVENINGEN : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Oudekerkstoren
   Keizerstraat at Wassenaarsestraat
   Scheveningen,
     Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.10685, E 4.27274
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*Carillonist:

   Gijsbert Kok, City Carillonneur
   G.kok22@ziggo.nl

*Contact:

   Oude Kerk
   Keizerstraat 8
   Scheveningen

*Schedule:

   Wed.1430-1530, Sat.1100-1200

*Remarks:

   Keyboard predates bells; was previously
   used at Woerden, St.Petrustoren

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 38 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up one octave
   Keyboard range:     C D   /    ----  
   There is one missing bass semitone
   The instrument was enlarged in 2015
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Prior history:
     In 1975, the instrument was begun with 37 bells
       with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The church Website

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world. Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, 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/Zuid-Holland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 22-Jun-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/06/04
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/06/04
*Photos:

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