SWAMPSCOTT : USA - MA

*Location:

   First Congregational Church (UCC)
   40 Monument Street
   Swampscott, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 42.47014, W 70.91765
*Former location (1927-1986):
   Burrill Street
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   First Congregational Church
   40 Monument Avenue
   Swampscott, MA  01907-1948
   T: (781)592-6081   F: (781)592-1879
   E: office@thefirstchurch.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan, donated by
   estate of Wilhelmina W. Jackson,
   installed by Roy Lofink.
   1986: 5 lowest tubes stolen
   during move to present building.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard (from organ) chime of 20 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The present keyboard was installed in 1986
     by Deagan      
   Prior history:
     In 1927, the complete instrument of 25 tubular bells was installed
       by Deagan      
       (20 tubular bells remain from that work.)
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The church Website

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

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  3-Feb-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/02/01
   and on technical data last updated on 2004/03/21
*Photos:

(none available)

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