Grace Episcopal Church 422 County Street, at School Street New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA LL: N 41.63261, W 70.92956
Gérald Croteau, Verger 163 Cottage Street New Bedford, MA 02740-3650 T: (508)993-3048 E: GTCroteau@aol.com
Grace Church 133 School Street New Bedford, MA 02740-5928 T: (508)993-0547 F: (508)996-9772 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
9 hymns at 0930 Sunday; 3 hymns at 0950 Wed.; Westminster clock tune at noon daily; special occasions
Former chimestand system removed after fire in 1987.
Electric-automatic chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D#F / NONE There is one added semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1882 with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 1993
A church contact page has a tiny photo of the tower.
A larger photo of the tower (110KB) has been provided by the chimer.
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 MA.
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