WATERTOWN - STJ : USA - MA

*Location:

   St.John's United Methodist Church
   Mount Auburn & Patten Streets
   Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
   LL: N 42.36711, W 71.18109
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*Player:

   Susan Carifio
   - and -
   Sylvia Missal

*Contact:

   St.John's Church
   80 Mt.Auburn Street
   Watertown, MA  02472-3930
   T: (617)926-2931   F: (617)926-1115
   E: stjohnsmethodist@yahoo.com

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     F F   /    ----  
   There is one added semitone
   The whole instrument was installed in 1900
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 1997

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building on the About Us page, and mentions the chime on the Music page.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 10-Nov-09
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/11/03
   and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/27


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