Bourland Memorial Carillon
Bourland Memorial Tower First United Methodist Church North 15th and North C Streets Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA LL: N 35.38375, W 94.41479
Nancy Vernon, Organist E: nvernon/@/fsfumc DOTorg
First United Methodist Church 200 North 15th Street Fort Smith, AR 72901-3218 T: (479)782-5068 F: (479)784-9474 E: Webform at fsfumc.org
Cambridge (Westminster) quarters; autoplay daily at noon and 6pm; manual play for Sunday and special services.
Memorial to Julia Bailey Bourland; given in 1946, tower completed 1947. Tower tubes by Deagan, originally played only from sanctuary organ; added roll player off main sanctuary, other controls in hallway thru tower base. Refurbished in 1990; chapel organ connected in 1997.
Electric-keyboard (from organ) carillon of 25 tubular bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1947 with tubular bells made by Deagan Auxiliary mechanisms: OEQ4H Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2013*Links:
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