St.Michael's Episcopal Cathedral
     (formerly St.Michael's Church)
   North 8th & West State Streets
   Boise, Idaho, USA
   LL: N 43.61872, W 116.20019
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   St.Michael's Cathedral
     518 North 8th Street
     Boise, ID  83702
     PO Box 1751
     Boise, ID  83701-1751
   T: (208)342-5601  F: (208)342-5603
   E: (Webform at


   Sundays 15 minutes before services at
   0800, 0915, 1100; daily 1201-20 after
   noon peal, and 1701-20; St.Michael's
   or Cambridge (Westminster) quarters.


   Tower tubes by Deagan, donated by
   the Women's Auxiliary of Idaho; chiming
   device donated by the choir;
   installed by R.Lofink.
   Controls and action replaced by Verdin
   in 1986 or earlier; restored again
   in 2009.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 10 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     F --  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1925
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003

The cathedral Website has a tiny photo of the building in the header of every page.  A larger photo is on the History page (found under About Us), but the gift of this chime is not mentioned there, nor in the Music pages (though the cathedral newsletter is titled Chimes).

St.Michael's Episcopal Cathedral

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 ID.
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   This page was built from the database on 24-Jul-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/07/20
   and on technical data last updated on 2002/04/09

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