West side tower
   First United Methodist Church
   McKinley Avenue at Monroe Street
   Endicott, New York, USA
   LL: N 42.10307, W 76.04429
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   John D. Eggleston
   3804 Gates Road
   Vestal, NY  13850-2322
   H: (607)770-7905   W: (607)754-6060


   Pastor Susan Davis
   First Methodist Church
   53 McKinley Avenue
   Endicott, NY  13760-5497
   T: (607)748-7434
   E: pastor/@/firstumcendicott.com




   Added semitones sharp 4th & flat 7th.
   Tenor still swings.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     E F#  /    NONE  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1916
     with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 2010


The church Website has no history, no photo of the building, and no mention of these bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) 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 NY.


   This page was built from the database on 29-Aug-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/08/28
   and on technical data last updated on 2010/08/28

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