St.Luke's Church Kwe Kwe, Zimbabwe LL: S 18.92951, E 29.80431
Roy Purchase, Ringing Master, Zimbabwe Guild 6 Orange Grove Drive Highlands, Harare T: 47734 - or - Miss T. Rowell, Secretary, Zimbabwe Guild 344 Herbert Chitepo Avenue Harare T: 725314
First four bells (#1,2,4,6) cast in 1961; last two in 1975.
Ring of 6 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1975 with 2 bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1961, the instrument was begun with 4 bells by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 1988
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all rings in this region by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all rings in this region by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all rings in this region by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in ZW.
This page was built on 11-Jul-05 (not from the database) and last revised on 2-Aug-09.The city name is shown in mixed case at the top of this page and in all referring indexes because this site, having only 6 bells, does not have an entry in the database which supports all other site data pages.
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