WEERT : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Sint Martinuskerk
   Korenmarkt
   Weert, Limburg, Netherlands
   LL: N 51.25363, E 5.70693
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*Carillonist:

   Frank Steijns, stadsbeiaardier
   E: info@franksteijns.com

*Contact:

   Beiaardcomité St.Martinus Weert
   Postbus 282
   NL-6000 AG  Weert

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Eijsbouts recast bass bell, itself a
   P&F recasting of Alexius Jullien bell.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 49 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   1 bells were recast or replaced in 2018
     by Eijsbouts   
   Prior history:
     In 1996, the instrument was enlarged to 49 bells
       by Petit & Fritsen
     In 1992, the instrument was enlarged to 39 bells
       by Petit & Fritsen
     In 1959, the instrument was begun with 35 bells
       with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
       (34 bells remain from that work.)
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   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 carillon has its own Website (in Dutch).

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the third phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen 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/Limburg.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 31-Dec-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/12/31
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/12/31
*Photos:

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