Channing Memorial Church (UU) Pelham Street at Touro Park Newport, Rhode Island, USA LL: N 41.48541, W 71.31021
c.1901 G. Oman
Channing Memorial Church 135 Pelham Street Newport, RI 02840-3131 T: (401)846-0643 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Janet Grant, Music Director E: email@example.com - or - Christine E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Original added semitone is flat 7th. Old bells reconditioned by Eijsbouts, who added sharp 4th; local work by Chime Masters, who converted original taut-rope rack to baton keyboard with space for 3 more bells. Bells for second expansion cast in 2014, but installation was delayed until 2019 by structural issues in the tower. Final added semitones are sharp octave and sharp 9th.
Chime-sized instrument or collection of 17 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is up 4 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C A / NONE There are four added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 2019 with bells made by Eijsbouts in 2014 Prior history: In 2009, the instrument was enlarged to 10 bells by Eijsbouts In 1881, the instrument was begun with 9 bells made by Hooper/Blake No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2020
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