Munttoren Muntplein Amstel at Singel Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands LL: N 52.36707, E 4.89320*Former location (1651-68):
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Original installation combined F. & P. Hemony bells from Beurs (number not certain) with new bells by P.Hemony. Automatic-only from 1873 to 1960. Restored in 1992 with Waalre variant of European standard keyboard. The replaced Hemony bells are displayed in the Amsterdam Historical Museum.
Traditional carillon of 38 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 1993 with 14 bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1959, the instrument was enlarged to 29 bells by Petit & Fritsen (11 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1668, the instrument was begun with 23 bells by Hemony (13 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: MQ Tower details: Height of console: (unknown) Height of lowest level of bells: (unknown) Height of highest level of bells: (unknown) Belfry openness: 99% Year of latest technical information source is 1993
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