WILMINGTON -- CC : USA - NC

*Location:

   St.Andrews-Covenant Church (PCUSA)
     (was Church of the Covenant)
   South 15th and Market Streets
   Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
   LL: N 34.23657, W 77.93070
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*Player:

   John Miller, Organist
   E: smiller@sacpc.org

*Contact:

   St.Andrews-Covenant Church (PCUSA)
   1416 Market Street
   Wilmington, NC  28401-4999
   T: (910)762-9693   F: (910)762-0317

*Schedule:

   Sun 0815, 0930, 1045, 1200; Wed 1725

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan,
   installed by C.J.Lustig.
   Original keyboard lost in sanctuary
   reconfiguration in 1957-8.
   New keyboard supplied & action replaced
   by Verdin in 1970s;
   keyboard and controls in choir loft.
   Church of the Covenant organized 1917
   and built at this location; merged
   with St.Andrews (its parent congrega-
   tion, originally Second Pres.) in 1944.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 16 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     E G   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1924
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2009
*Links:

The church Website has a photo of part of the building on the home page, but it doesn't include the bell tower.

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).

Index to all tower tube instruments in NC.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NC.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/11/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2009/11/25
*Photos:

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