St.Pius X Church (RC) Waterdale Road & Altona Street West Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia LL: S 37.74680, E 145.04622*Previous Location (1960-89):
St.Aidan's R.C. Church East Acton, London, W3, England
Brian Reed 74 Outhwaite Road West Heidelberg, Victoria 3081 T: 3/9459 5351 E: brianreed/@/onthe DOTnet DOTau - or - Andrew Chin E: achin_ringing/@/fastmail DOTcom DOTau
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the ANZAB Website.
Practice Monday 1930-2100; service Saturday 1830-1900, Sunday 0945-1015
Originally part of a 9-bell automatic chime. Trebles apparently recast.
Ring of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones 2 bells were recast or replaced in 2007 by Taylor Prior history: In 1989, the complete instrument was installed with bells made by Whitechapel (6 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2011
Where the initial stage of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Australia.
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