Christ Episcopal Church
   South Cliff Street at Cottage Avenue
   Ansonia, Connecticut, USA
   LL: N 41.34520, W 73.07715
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   Christ Episcopal Church
   56 South Cliff Street
   Ansonia, CT  06401-1910
   T: (203)734-2715




   Tower tubes by Deagan, "harmonically
   tuned" [first of its type], the only
   system built with spring-assisted
   retract mechanism; donated by Wm. H.
   Jarvis; installed by C.J.Gercken.
   Repaired by Top Rung Tower Chime
   Service in 2001.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 10 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 1939
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003

The church Website has a drawing of the building on the history page, but this chime is not mentioned.

A historic buildings page has a photo of the church.

An old postcard gives a different perspective on the tower.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in CT.
Index to all tower bell instruments in CT.

   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/11/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2002/05/07

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