St.Peter's Episcopal Church South Street at Miller Road Morristown, New Jersey, USA LL: N 40.79322, W 74.47812
John Dyer*Past carillonists:
1929-56 Ernest Parsons (d.) 19??-?? Dr. A. Ross Eckler (d.)
St.Peter's Episcopal Church 70 Maple Avenue Morristown, NJ 07960 T: (973)538-0555 F: (973)538-7790
The largest carillon in the USA when installed in 1924; supplanted within a year by Cohasset. First expansion, installed by Bigelow, replaced top 2 original bells.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is up 2 semitone(s) Keyboard range: A#C / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1993 with 2 bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1955, the instrument was enlarged to 47 bells by Paccard/Bigelow (14 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1924, the instrument was begun with 35 bells by Taylor (33 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1994
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