Knox United Church (formerly Knox Presbyterian Church) Edmonton Street at Qu'Appelle Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada LL: N 49.89539, W 97.14917*Former location (1912-??):
Donald Street and Ellice Avenue
Knox United Church 400 Edmonton Street Winnipeg, MB R3B 2M2 T: (204)942-4579
These bells were a memorial to Mark and Charles Fortune, who were lost in the sinking of the Titanic in Apr.1912. They are presumed to have been installed in Knox's second building and moved to Knox's third (and present) building during its construction (1914-17). It has been reported that they are gone, disposition unknown.
Chime-sized instrument or collection of 16 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1912 with bells made by Warner No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2002*Links:
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