Dome cupola First Church of Christ, Scientist (Christian Science Mother Church) Huntington Avenue near Mass. Avenue Boston, Massachusetts, USA LL: N 42.34442, W 71.08499
Chimers, First Church of Christ, Scientist 175 Huntington Avenue, A-153 Boston, MA 02115-3187 T: (617)450-3435 or -2000 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Alan Spence, Facilities Manager T: (617)450-3847
Also bass D-flat, not connected to the chime, by Meneely/Troy.
Chime-sized instrument or collection of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The instrument was enlarged in 1950 with bells made by Meneely/Troy Prior history: In 1937, the instrument was enlarged to 12 bells by Meneely/Troy In 1907, the instrument was begun with 11 bells by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 1950
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The tubular chime which was once located in the east tower (FCC/1) is described here.
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 MA, including the chime (FCC/3) in the east tower.
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