J.Joseph Curran Memorial Carillon
ThanksGiving Place / Prayer Garden Stadium Place (south entrance) East 33rd Street near Ednor Place Baltimore, Maryland, USA LL: N 39.3287, W 76.6015
*Previous location (1979-2006):
J.Joseph Curran Memorial Clock Tower York Road Development Project York Road at Woodbourne Avenue Baltimore, Maryland, USA LL: N 39.35536, W 76.60971
Govanstowne Business Association (GBA) Attn: Laura Penza 414 Lyman Avenue Baltimore, MD 21212 T: (410)433-8289 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Govans Ecumenical Development Corporation (GEDCO) 5513 York Road Baltimore, MD 21212-3806 T: (410)433-2442 F: (410)433-4834 - or - Stadium Place 3400 Ednor Road Baltimore, MD 21218 T: (410)235-0500 E: email@example.com
Original added semitones were sharp 4th and flat 7th in first octave; rang Westminster quarters on B,A,G,D, and hour strike on C. Relocated bells (12 of original 16) dedicated 19 Nov.2007.
Electric-automatic chime of 16 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the itty-bitty octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: C B / NONE There are two added semitones The instrument was reinstalled in 2007 without 4 of the original bells Prior history: In 1979, the instrument was begun with 16 bells by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 2007
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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 MD.
This page was built from the database on 24-Nov-07 based on textual data last updated on 2007/11/23 and on technical data last updated on 2007/11/16
Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.
[TowerBells Home Page] [Site data top page] [Credits and Disclaimers] [Feedback]
Please send comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org