The Linnie M. Barger Memorial Carillon
St.Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church Ooltewah-Georgetown Road near Providence Road Ooltewah, Tennessee, USA LL: N 35.13276, W 85.04476
William H. Barger, Parish Musician (H) PO Box 429 McDonald, TN 37353-0429 H: (423)894-2309 W: (423)559-1000 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
St.Francis of Assisi Church 7555 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road Ooltewah, TN 37363-9582 T: (423)238-7708 F: (423)238-7672
Every Sunday plus special occasions. Visitors welcome.
First expansion done April 2005; expansion to carillon completed June 2007. Original bourdon (now at the fourth) also swings (by hand), as does new bourdon and new minor third. Original chime keyboard sold to NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, CANADA - ON for expansion project there. 2010: Bass bell on order to provide the last semitone.
Traditional carillon of 26 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the treble octave Transposition is up 14 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / C D There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 2006 with bells made by Meeks,Watson Prior history: In 2005, the instrument was enlarged to 20 bells by Meeks,Watson In 2002, the instrument was begun with 19 bells with bells made by Meeks,Watson Auxiliary mechanisms: S3 Tower details: Height of console: 0 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: (unknown) Height of highest level of bells: (unknown) Belfry openness: 99% Year of latest technical information source is 2006
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