Holy Rosary Cathedral (RC) Richards and Dunsmuir Streets Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada LL: N 49.28199, W 123.11427
Eve Munns, Tower Captain H: (604)224-0233 W: (604)873-2412 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
Holy Rosary Cathedral 646 Richards Street Vancouver, BC V6B 3A3 T: (604)682-6774 F: (604)331-8406
Practice Tue 1930-2100, and sometimes Sat 0930-1100; service Sunday 1030-1100.
Originally 7 bells by Paccard, 1900, not hung for change ringing. The treble and 3 basses were melted down in 1906 to make the present front five by Llewellins & James, Avonmouth, Bristol, UK (Castle Green Foundry). Rehung 1990.
Ring of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1906 by the makers cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 1991
The Vancouver Society of Change Ringers has its own extensive and well-organized Website.
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Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American rings by year of completion.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in BC.
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