Christ the King Chapel (RC)
   West 32nd Avenue at Eliot Street
   Denver, Colorado, USA
   LL: N 39.76283, W 105.02229
   Chapel of Our Merciful Saviour (Episc.)
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   Joy Regelin


   Provenant Gardens at St.Elizabeth -
     Retirement Center
   2835 West 32nd Avenue
   Denver, CO  80211-3299
   T: (303)477-4442


   After Mass on Sundays (1000) and
   weekdays (0930)


   The chapel was built by Episcopalians
   in 1903, associated with Oakes Home
   Sanatorium.  The property was sold to
   Catholics in the 1940s, becoming a
   retirement center by 1954.  In 1961,
   the original name was transferred to
   what had been All Saints Episcopal
   Church, nearby, when that parish moved.
   The retirement center adopted its
   present name in 1987.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     F F   /    F A  3
   There is one added semitone
   There is no practice console
   The whole instrument was installed in 1904
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                  4 meters above ground
     Height of lowest level of bells:   (unknown)
     Height of highest level of bells:  (unknown)
     Belfry openness:  60%
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.

Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in CO.

   This page was built from the database on 19-Mar-21
   based on textual data last updated on 2021/03/17
   and on technical data last updated on 2021/03/06

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