ATLANTA - SS : USA - GA

*Location:

   Sandy Springs United Methodist Church
   Mount Vernon Highway NE,
     west of Sandy Springs Circle
   Atlanta, Georgia, USA
   LL: N 33.92333, W 84.38440
Site locator map  or  [ MapQuest map ]  or  Bing Maps
NOTE: Google, Bing and USPS are inconsistent about the division between NW and NE in this area.
Also see our own Map Use Hints.

*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Sandy Springs Methodist Church
   86 Mount Vernon Highway
   Atlanta, GA  30328-3826
   T: (404)255-1181
   E: main@ssumc.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Bells in groups of five atop three
   separate towers of different heights.
   Church, US Postal Service and mapping
   services are inconsistent about the
   address - NW or NE.
   Town incorporated in 2005.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 15 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1966
     with bells made by vanBergen   
   Year of latest technical information source is 1994

*Links:

The church Website has no photo of the building, no mention of these bells, and only a very brief 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 19-Mar-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/03/17
   and on technical data last updated on 1995/04/01


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