Stephen Foster Memorial Carillon
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park U.S.Highway 41 North White Sulphur Springs (now White Springs), Florida, USA LL: N 30.33192, W 82.76870
Stephen Foster FCC State Park P.O.Drawer G White Springs, FL 32096-0435 T: (904)397-2733 F: (904)397-4262
Park open 8am to sundown daily; Cambridge (Westminster) quarters; automatic music at 10, 12, 2, 4.
The last and largest tower tube instru- ment made by Deagan, installed by C.J.Gerken. It has three parallel sets of 32 tubes plus a fourth treble tube (total 97), all rung synchronously (though each set can be turned on/off individually). One set restored by W.T.Pugh 1992-3, others by park rangers following his example. (Williamson-Warne restored one set of original relays.) Park located on the Suwanee River.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 32 tubular bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are no missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1957 with tubular bells made by Deagan Auxiliary mechanisms: E Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2001*Links:
This page was built from the database on 11-Jan-19 based on textual data last updated on 2019/01/11 and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/08
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