Sint-Maartenstoren (Martinikerk) N.H.Kerk (Grote Kerk) Oude Kerkhof at Grote Kerkstraat Sneek (Snits), Friesland, Netherlands LL: N 53.03176, E 5.65848
Dirk S. Donker, stadsbeiaardier Beatrixstraat 10 8601 HH Sneek E: dirksd/@/ziggo DOTnl
Tuesday & Friday, 1200-30
G&J carillon (installed by Eijsbouts) was stolen in WW II; previous bells by Borchard & Eckhof.
Traditional carillon of 50 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 1969, the instrument was enlarged to 47 bells by Petit & Fritsen In 1955, the instrument was enlarged to 37 bells by vanBergen (13 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1949, the instrument was begun with 32 bells made by Eijsbouts In 1928, a complete instrument of 25 bells was installed with bells made by Gillett & Johnston (0 bells remain from that work.) In 1770, a complete instrument of 26 bells was installed by the maker cited in Remarks above (0 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2008
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