Alfred I. duPont Institute- Children's Hospital Rockland Road at Childrens Drive Wilmington, Delaware, USA (formerly the Alfred I. duPont Estate, named "Nemours") LL: N 39.78224, W 75.55661
Keith H. St.John 220 Jupiter Road Newark, DE 19711 H: (302)239-0804
Paul Lloyd, Estate Superintendent - or - Thomas P. Ferry, Administrator Children's Hospital 1600 Rockland Road Wilmington, DE 19803 T: (302)651-4011 - or - Public Relations T: (302)651-6091
Cambridge (Westminster) quarters; music at the hour (automatic).
New clappers & computerized automatic mechanism, 1990
Electric-keyboard carillon of 30 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1936 with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 1996
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in DE.
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