North tower Christ Church Cathedral Quadra Street & Rockland Avenue Victoria, British Columbia, Canada LL: N 48.42236, W 123.35987
Christ Church Cathedral Guild of Change Ringers c/o Margaret Ketchen, Secretary 4524 Rithetwood Drive Victoria, BC V8X 4J6 H: (250)598-1328 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Susan Benzon, NAG Area Representative 616 Trutch Street Victoria, BC V8V 4C5 T: (250)477-3316 E: email@example.com
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
Christ Church Cathedral 912 Vancouver Street Victoria, BC V8V 3V7 T: (250)383-2714 F: (250)383-2744 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Practice Tuesday 1900-2100; service Sunday 0845-0910, 1030-1055; last Sunday (except Lent & summer) 1900-1925; Victoria Day (in May) 1330-1500
First 6 cast and dated 1935; next 2 cast and dated 1936, when the octave was installed. Last two trebles cast 1982, blessed and installed Jan.1983.
Ring of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1983 with 2 bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1936, the instrument was begun with 8 bells by Whitechapel (8 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 1991
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Where the initial phase 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 Whitechapel bellfoundry, 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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