St.Stephen's Anglican Church Church Street at Victoria Street Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia LL: S 33.89441, E 151.18000
St.Stephen's Church Office 189 Church Street Newtown NSW 2042 T: 9557 2043
Hemispherical bells, played from a primitive clavier with two rows of short fat handles; some notes inoperative. Cast 1878, initially displayed at 1879 International Exposition in Sydney.
Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 20 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are no missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1880 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 1979
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