Lower belfry The Episcopal Church of St.Martin-in-the-Fields West Willow Grove Avenue at St.Martin's Lane Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.06539, W 75.20653
Philadelphia Guild of Change Ringers Bruce N. Butler, Tower Captain 829 North 25th Street Philadelphia, PA 19130-1818 H: (215)765-8736 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
St.Martin-in-the-Fields 8000 St.Martin's Lane Philadelphia, PA 19118-4101 T: (215)247-7466
Service Sunday 1215-1300, except 2nd Sunday 1045-1115. Practice 1st & 3rd Wed 1915-2100. SEP-NOV 2010: Silent during masonry work on tower.
Hung below the chime in the same tower. (See last Link below.)
Ring of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1980 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 1991
The Philadelphia Guild of Change Ringers serves both St.Martin-in-the-Fields and St.Mark's Church. Their Website also describes other rings (actual or potential) in and around Philadelphia.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American rings by year of completion.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in PA, including the chime hung in the upper belfry of the same tower.
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