John S. Sell Memorial Chapel
   Masonic Village at Elizabethtown
   Masonic Drive, off Penn.Hwy.241,
     btwn Freemason & Village Green Drives
   Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 40.14076, W 76.61897
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   Masonic Homes
   1 Masonic Drive
   Elizabethtown, PA  17022-2184
   T: (717)367-1121   F: (717)361-4522
   E: MVSmarketing@masonicvillagespa.org



*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1927
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001


The Masonic Villages Website has a page about the chapel; it has an early photo of the building, but does not mention the bells.  A related news article about expansion of the chapel includes exterior photos (at the bottom of the page).

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 PA.


   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/09/20
   and on technical data last updated on 2001/07/30

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