SEWARD : USA - NE

*Location:

   Seward County Courthouse 
   Courthouse Square 
   Seward between 5th and 6th Streets 
   Seward, Nebraska, USA

*Player:

  (unknown)

*Contact:

   Seward County Clerk 
   PO Box 190 
   Seward, NE  68434 
   T: (402)643-2883 
   E: soscou16@nol.org

*Schedule:

  (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan; rehung with 
   entirely new mechanism by Verdin in 2005.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 20 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The whole instrument was installed in 1933
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Year of latest technical information source is 1960

*Links:

A photo of the courthouse

A news article about the renovation as it was proposed.

Some pictures (with detailed captions) of the original clock and chime mechanisms.

A news article reports on the completed renovation of the chime, as well as the history thereof.

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 NE.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NE.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Sep-05
   based on textual data last updated on 2005/08/03
   and on technical data last updated on 2005/08/03


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