Church of the Holy Name (RC) Oxford Road at Akers Street Chorlton on Medlock Manchester, Greater Manchester (Lancashire), England OS Ref. SJ 848 965 LL: N 53.46436, W 2.23140
Church of the Holy Name (RC) Oxford Road Manchester M13 9PG T: 01612/732435
Angelus and automatic tunes
Added semitones are sharp 4th and its octave, flat 7th; electric keyboard & automatic fitted by Smiths of Derby; not known whether previous baton keyboard was removed.
Electric-keyboard chime of 15 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are three added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1931 with bells made by Gillett & Johnston Year of latest technical information source is 2006
A Pevsner's Architectural Guides page has a large photo with a description of the building.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in England.
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