St.George's Cathedral (Church of South India; was Anglican) 222 Cathedral Road Chennai (Madras before 1996), Tamil Nadu, India LL: N 13.05202, E 80.25286
Diocese of Madras Church of South India E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ellacombe stand has treble at left end. Also 3 clock bells by Thomas Mears II, 1827/8 - hour + ting-tang quarters. Headquarters of the Church of South India.
Chime with Ellacombe stand of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: E E / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1871 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 2006
On a page of Chennai Churches, St.George Cathedral has the first two photos, showing the portico and the spire.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in India.
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