Union Congregational Church (UCC) Union Street (CT Hwy.74) at Elm Street (on the town green) Rockville, Connecticut, USA LL: N 41.86708, W 72.44982
Union Congregational Church 3 Elm Street Rockville, CT 06066-3207 T: (860)875-2559 F: (860)870-5007
Automatic play (hymns) daily at 9, 12, 2, 4, 6.
Added semitones--sharp 4th & flat 7th; 5-point tuning on Meneely originals. Verdin added electronic player with P&F trebles, but retained original Meneely electric action.
Electric-automatic chime of 14 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: E B / NONE There are two added semitones There is no practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1976 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1934, the instrument was begun with 12 bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 2004
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) 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 CT.
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