Cathedral Church of the Saviour 38th & Ludlow Streets University City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 39.95580, W 75.19804
Philadelphia Cathedral 3723 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-3189 T: (215)386-0234 F: (215)386-5009 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Original bells destroyed by fire, 1919; replaced by original donor.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. All bells were recast or replaced in 1920 by McShane Prior history: In 1912, the instrument was begun with 13 bells by McShane (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2001
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane bellfoundry.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in PA.
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