MILTON : USA - MA

*Location:

   St.Agatha's RC Church
   Adams Street at Brook Road
   Milton, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 42.25965, W 71.04446
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Agatha's Rectory
   432 Adams Street
   Milton, MA  02186-4399
   T: (617)698-2439   or   -2507
   F: (617)698-1517
   E: rectory@stagathaparish.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 14 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1967
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   Prior history:
     Previously, the instrument was begun with 12 bells
       by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.

*Links:

The parish Website has no photo of the building.  A page about the tower bells is planned, but not yet available.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/11/03
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/01/01


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