DECATUR : USA - GA

*Location:

   Trinity Baptist Church of Metro Atlanta
   - and -
   Free for All Deliverance Ch
   (was Ousley United Methodist Church)
   Candler Road at Whites Mill Road
   Decatur, Georgia, USA
   LL: N 33.72606, W 84.27902
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Trinity Baptist Church of Metro Atlanta
   2218 Candler Road
   Decatur, GA  30032-6401
   T: (404)289-1387
   - or -
   Free for All Deliverance Church
   2218 Candler Road
   Decatur, GA  30032-6401
   T: (404)284-1410

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   6 basses cast in Heiligerlee, dated
   1959 to 1961; remainder plain, and so
   presumed cast in Greenwood.
   Ousley Methodist sold the building in
   1976, leaving the bells behind and
   moving elsewhere.  Trinity Baptist
   occupies the main building; Deliverance
   occupies the chapel; the bell tower
   stands between them.
   Formerly listed as ATLANTA - OM, based
   on an old report.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 15 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the treble octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1961
     with bells made by vanBergen   
   Year of latest technical information source is 2010

*Links:

The Website of the relocated Ousley Methodist Church says nothing about the history of the congregation.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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 GA.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/03/28
   and on technical data last updated on 2010/03/28


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