First Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) Franklin Street at East Park Avenue Waterloo, Iowa, USA LL: N 42.50111, W 92.33373
Dr.Thomas Reed, Director of Music Ministries E: firstname.lastname@example.org
First Presbyterian Church 505 Franklin Street Waterloo, IA 50703-3521 T: (319)233-6145 F: (319)234-4720
Before Sunday worship services; Friday 1200-1230
Bass bell inscribed "December 25, 1922", but installation and dedication occurred in 1923; actual pitch nearly a semitone higher than maker's claim. Original added semitone was flat 7th; addition of 1969 is sharp 4th. Cambridge (Westminster) quarters. Rehung on steel frame in 1994.
Electric-keyboard chime of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is up 2 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / NONE There are two added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1969 with 1 bell made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1923, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 2005
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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 IA.
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