NEW BEDFORD - STL : USA - MA

*Location:

   St.Lawrence Martyr RC Church
   County and Hillman Streets
   New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 41.63919, W 70.93142
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Lawrence's Rectory
   110 Summer Street
   New Bedford, MA  02740-5299
   T: (508)992-4251   F: (508)984-4136
   E: stloffice@saintlawrencemartyr.com

*Schedule:

   Regularly played

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 14 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 whole instrument was installed in 1888
     with bells made by McShane     
   Year of latest technical information source is 1993

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building on the cover of the PDF newsletter.  But the bells are not mentioned anywhere.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane 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.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 12-Jan-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2011/01/12
   and on technical data last updated on 2009/05/01


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