Wolford Memorial Clock Tower Waveland Park Field House Lincoln Park east of North Recreation Drive Chicago, Illinois, USA LL: N 41.95193, W 87.64126
Chicago Park District Attn: Lincoln Park Supervisor 541 North Fairbanks Chicago, IL 60611 T: (312)742-7726 E: (Webform @ chicagoparkdistrict.com)
Tower tubes by Deagan, installed by C.J.Gercken, a memorial to Jacob A. Wolford (1846-1917), an original member of the Chicago Board of Trade. Treble tube stolen. Restored by local efforts in 1987-91, but now dead; possibly restorable.
Carillon-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 25 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 1930 with tubular bells made by Deagan Auxiliary mechanisms: nEnQ Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2013*Links:
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