NOORDWIJKERHOUT : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Town Hall
   between Oude Gemeentehuis and
     Bibliotheek
   Herenweg 2 en 4, near Schoolstraat
   Noordwijkerhout,
     Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.26343, E 4.49434
Site locator map
City locator maps and gazetteer page

*Contact:

   Gemeente Noordwijkerhout
   E: gemeente@noordwijk.nl

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   15 bells are visible, but there could
   be 18 in the rooftop rack.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 15 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is not applicable
   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 1984, the instrument was begun with  8 bells
       with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                 (unknown)
     Height of lowest level of bells:   (unknown)
     Height of highest level of bells:  (unknown)
     Belfry openness:  98%
   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:

A photo of the buildings shows the bell rack clearly.

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 unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by year of completion.

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

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  9-Apr-21
   based on textual data last updated on 2021/04/08
   and on technical data last updated on 2021/03/27
*Photos:

(none available)

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