The Jackson Memorial Carillon
First Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) North Highland Avenue (U.S.45) at Skyline Drive Jackson, Tennessee, USA LL: N 35.64115, W 88.83014
Kathleen Huneycutt (A) 170 Edenwood Drive Jackson, TN 38301-3864 H: (731)668-5996 W: (731)425-8545 F: (731)425-8666 E: KHuneycutt@cityofjackson.net
First Presbyterian Church *parcel: 1573 North Highland Avenue Jackson, TN 38301 *postal: Box 3012 Jackson, TN 38303-3012 T: (731)422-1591 F: (731)427-2321 E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Bells cast in 1948, stored in Jackson 1949-54. Keyboards and original installation by Arthur Bigelow. 2008-9: 5 basses rehung on steel by Chime Master; others remain on timber. Electro-pneumatic auto action added to keyboard at unknown date.
Traditional carillon of 47 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / C G There are two missing bass semitones There is an identical practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1954 with bells made by Paccard Auxiliary mechanisms: E Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1970*Links:
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