St.John's Chapel Groton School Farmers Row (Route 111) at Groton School Road Groton, Massachusetts, USA LL: N 42.59281, W 71.58326
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
Christopher Row Groton School PO Box 911 Groton, MA 01450-0911 T: (978)448-3363 [central switchboard] E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Year of recasting is variously reported as 1961 or 1962.
Ring of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1961 with 10 bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1901, the instrument was begun with 8 bells by Whitechapel (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2000
A town guide includes a photo of the chapel.
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American rings by year of completion.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in MA.
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