Chapel of the Veterans Franklin Avenue VA Medical Center Leavenworth, Kansas, USA LL: N 39.27692, W 94.89629
Matthew M. Smith E: matthew.smith2 @ va DOTgov
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Tower tubes by U.S.Tubular Bell Co.; added semitones sharp 4th & flat 7th; date presumed from construction of the building. Chiming rack re-roped in unknown year. Reports of 11 notes are incorrect. Aug.2008: 3 tubes fallen; complete re-hang by local workers is planned.
Chime with Ellacombe stand of 12 tubular bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: A C# / NONE There are two added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1893 with tubular bells made by USTubular Year of latest technical information source is 2008
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of its maker.
Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).
Index to all tower tube instruments in KS.
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