Vaughn Memorial Tower Ferrum College (formerly Ferrum Junior College) Franklin Street (VA-40) at Wiley Drive Ferrum, Virginia, USA LL: N 36.92443, W 80.02086
Ferrum College *parcel: 215 Ferrum Mountain Road Ferrum, VA 24088 *postal: PO Box 1000 Ferrum, VA 24088 T: (800)868-9797 - or - Chaplain's Office T: (540)365-4286 F: (540)365-4599 E: email@example.com
Electric-keyboard (from organ) carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is up one octave Keyboard range: C C / NONE There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1970 with bells made by vanBergen Year of latest technical information source is 1972
Waymarking page, with 2 photos of the tower
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in VA.
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