LENOX : USA - MA

*Location:

   Trinity Episcopal Church
   Kemble Street at Walker Street
   Lenox, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 42.35473, W 73.28191
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*Player:

   Kenneth Bemis, Sexton
   Dublin Road
   Richmond, MA  01254
   H: (413)698-3328

*Contact:

   Trinity Episcopal Church
   88 Walker Street
   Lenox, MA  01240-2725
   T: (413)637-0073   F: (413)637-2778
   E: trinitylenox@gmail.com

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by U.S.Tubular; also single
   bells by Meneely/West Troy (1860)
   and Van Aerschodt (1885).
   Electrified by Schulmerich in 1965;
   keyboard at rear of church.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 10 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     C C   /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1918
     with tubular bells made by USTubular   
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001
*Links:

The home page of the church Website has a rotating series of pictures which includes both current and historical views of the building and tower.  But this chime isn't mentioned anywhere.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of its maker.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in MA.
Index to all tower bell instruments in MA.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 23-Aug-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/08/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2005/02/13
*Photos:

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