Mabel Kibby Memorial


   Marsland Hill Park
   between Robe and Brougham Streets,
     south of Vivian Street
   New Plymouth, North Island, New Zealand
   LL: S 39.06136, E 174.07323
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   New Plymouth District Council
   Civic Centre, Liardet Street
   Private Bag 2025
   New Plymouth
   T: 6-759 6060


   Daily at 1000,1200,1400,1600

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 37 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the middle octave
   Transposition is up 10 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C D   /    NONE  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1971
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 1976


The story of Marsland Hill has a photo of the New Plymouth carillon at the bottom.

On the New Plymouth city map (a huge image!), Marsland Hill park is at F5-6, just above downtown.

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

Ranking among all Asian & Pacific Rim non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asian & Pacific Rim non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).

Index to all tower bell instruments in New Zealand.


   This page was built from the database on 17-Nov-06
   based on textual data last updated on 2005/09/23
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/07/17

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