Holy Virgin Protection Church
     (Russian Orthodox - ROCOR)
   51 Prospect Street at Cedar Hill Avenue
   Nyack, New York, USA
   LL: N 41.08839, W 73.92257
Site locator map




   Holy Virgin Protection Church
   38 South Mill Street
   Nyack, NY  10960-3744
   T: 845-353-1155   F: 914-353-4341
   E: frglarin@verizon.net



*Technical data:

   Zvon of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ZVON  /    ZVON  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1987
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001


The church Website (also here) has several photos of the building and the cage-like belfry (1988).  More can be fouond in the Church Grounds slideshow, on the Church Interior and Grounds page.

A parish directory page has a photo of the building plus contact information.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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 zvons in the USA.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NY.


   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/09/16
   and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/08

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

[TowerBells Home Page] [Site data top page] [Credits and Disclaimers] [Feedback]

Please send comments or questions to csz_stl@swbell.net