Holy Word Ministry (was The Unitarian Universalist Church of Meriden, formerly St.Paul Church, Unitarian) 5 Norwood Street, between East Main and Liberty Streets Meriden, Connecticut, USA LL: N 41.53599, W 72.79665
Holy Word Foundation Ministry 5 Norwood Street Meriden, CT 06450
The UU Church sold the building to nightclub developers in 2002, and moved elsewhere; the building was re-sold in 2006; the chime survives.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D E / NONE There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1894 with bells made by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 1993
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
Other chimes which qualify as mini-carillons.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in CT.
This page was built from the database on 25-Aug-07 based on textual data last updated on 2007/08/25 and on technical data last updated on 1993/03/23
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