Elizabeth Jane Eighmey Memorial
St.Luke's United Methodist Church 12th & Main Streets Dubuque, Iowa, USA LL: N 42.50396, W 90.66906
R.R.S. Stewart E: countess14/@/gmail DOTcom - and - L. David Patterson - and - Heather Williams - and - Ann Duchow*Past Chimers:
1913-14 E.W.Atchison 1914-18 C.W.Baumgartner 1918-69 W.J.Baumgartner 1969-91 Dr.R.W.Clewell, Jr. 1991-2006 Kathy Reid 2006-18 L. Loeppke
St.Luke's Church Office 1199 Main Street Dubuque, IA 52001-4778 T: (563)582-4543 F: (563)239-9010 E: email@example.com
Sundays for worship services 0830 & 1045, except only 1000 Memorial Day thru Labor Day.
Added semitones sharp 4th & flat 7th; hold-down swivels for all notes. Rehung by Verdin in 2003, with new cable transmission and shortened key travel; bass bell no longer swings. Guided tours of building available; see Website.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D E / NONE There are two added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1913 with bells made by McShane Auxiliary mechanisms: nW1 Tower details: Height of console: 9 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 16 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 18 meters above ground Belfry openness: 50% Year of latest technical information source is 2006*Links:
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