SAINT LOUIS - STM : USA - MO

*Location:

   St.Margaret of Scotland RC Church
   Flad Avenue at 39th Street
   Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
   LL: N 38.61171, W 90.24570
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*Contact:

   St.Margaret's Rectory
   3854 Flad Avenue
   Saint Louis, MO  63110-4024
   T: (314)776-0363   F: (314)776-0364
   E: info@stmargaretstl.org
   - or -
   Peter Hesed, SMSC Music Department
   E: peterhesed /@/ hotmail DOTcom

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan, originally with
   hour and half-hour strike,
   Angelus, Praise Peal and roll player,
   installed by R.Lofink.
   Clock was remuddled, roll player
   vandalized and both keyboards vanished
   long before early 1990s; dampers and
   strikers also vanished from the belfry.
   Church members replaced the base of
   the chime frame in 2006, after which
   Chime Master Systems rehung the tubes
   (on original striker/suspension
   plates), installed new strikers and
   controls.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 20 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D  in the middle octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:      D A  /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1924
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: AHnEnI
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2006
*Links:

The church Website has no photo of the building and no mention of this chime.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

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*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/11/24
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/01/26
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