First Presbyterian Church (PCUSA)
   6th Street NW at Avenue G
   Winter Haven, Florida, USA
   LL: N 28.02843, W 81.73337
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   First Presbyterian Church
   637 6th Street NW
   Winter Haven, FL  33881-4012
   T: (863)294-3121   F: (863)294-1105
   - or -
   David Brinson, Dir. of Music Ministries
   E: dbrinson /@/ firstpreswh DOTorg




   Tower tubes by Deagan,
   donated by Mr. C. R. Erwin,
   installed by R.Lofink.
   Original keyboard removed in 1990s
   renovation of organ; has been re-cabled,
   and a new keyboard is being constructed
   Apr.2019: restored by Bill Pugh

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 20 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 1926
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: nI    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003

The church Website has a drawing of the building on the home page, and a photo of the tower on the Our Purpose page.

News video (2:34) from 10 Apr 2019 on the rehabilitation of this chime by Bill Pugh; with closeups of much of the equipment.

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 FL.
Index to all tower bell instruments in FL.

   This page was built from the database on 22-Jun-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/06/05
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/06/05

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Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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