EVANSTON - STM : USA - IL

*Location:

   St.Mark's Episcopal Church
   Ridge Avenue at Grove Street
   Evanston, Illinois, USA
   LL: N 42.04548, W 87.68839
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Mark's Church
   1509 Ridge Avenue
   Evanston, IL  60201-4197
   T: (847)864-4806   F: (847)864-5970
   E: office@stmarksevanston.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Cambridge (Westminster) quarters.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     F --  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1901
     with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building & tower, but does not mention the bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.

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 IL.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/11/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2002/04/09


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