All Saints Church (Episcopal)
   Ashmont Street at Bushnell Street
     Boston, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 42.28584, W 71.06342
Site locator map


   Jeremy Bruns, Organist and
     Master of Choristers
   T: (617)436-3520
   - or -
   Jeffry Gonyeau


   All Saints Church
   209 Ashmont Street
   Dorchester Center, MA  02124-3803
   T: (617)436-6370   F: (617)436-7320
   - or -
   All Saints Rectory
   240 Ashmont Street
   Boston, MA  02124-3804
   T: (617)825-8456


   Before 10am High Mass on summer Sundays


   Added semitones sharp 4th & flat 7th.
   Original hand + electric action.
   First church ever designed by
   Ralph Adams Cram.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is down 1 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     F G   /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1923
     with bells made by McShane     
   Auxiliary mechanisms: O     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1997

The church Website opens with a building photo which unfortunately does not show all of the tower.  The extensive virtual tour (which is also a history of the building) does not mention the bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane 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 MA.

   This page was built from the database on 22-Oct-21
   based on textual data last updated on 2021/08/15
   and on technical data last updated on 2021/08/15

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