Channing Memorial Church (UU) Pelham Street at Touro Park Newport, Rhode Island, USA LL: N 41.48541, W 71.31021
Channing Memorial Church 135 Pelham Street Newport, RI 02840-3131 T: (401)846-0643 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Old bells reconditioned by Eijsbouts, who added sharp 4th; local work by Chime Masters, who built baton keyboard with space for 3 more bells.
Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are two added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 2009 with bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1881, the instrument was begun with 9 bells by Hooper/Blake Year of latest technical information source is 2009
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Hooper/Blake 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 RI.
This page was built from the database on 10-Nov-09 based on textual data last updated on 2009/11/03 and on technical data last updated on 2009/10/07
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