PERTH - SC/4 : AUSTRALIA

   Durfee chime

*Location:

   The Bell Tower (ground floor interior)
     (originally Swan Campanile)
   Barrack Square
     (Barrack Street and Riverside Drive)
   Perth, Western Australia, Australia
   LL: S 31.95891, E 115.85817
*Former location (1895-2008):
   First Church of Christ, Scientist
   Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Richard Offen
   E: ringers@thebelltower.com.au
   - or -
   The Bell Tower
   Barrack Square
   Riverside Drive
   Perth, WA
   T: 08/6210 0444   F: 08/6210 0499
   E: info@thebelltower.com.au

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by U.S.Tubular Bell Co.;
   added semitones are sharp 4th and flat
   7th in the first octave.
   Jan.2009: awaiting installation.

*Technical data:

   Chime with Ellacombe stand of 15 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is A  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     A F#  /    NONE  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 2008
     with tubular bells made by USTubular   
   Year of latest technical information source is 2008

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*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 25-Jul-09
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/07/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2008/12/31


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