CRISFIELD : USA - MD

*Location:

   Asbury United Methodist Church
   Lawsonia Road (MD-380) at Asbury Avenue
   Crisfield, Maryland, USA
   LL: N 37.97522, W 75.83406
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*Player:

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*Contact:

   Asbury Methodist Church
   3380 Lawsonia Road
   Crisfield, MD  21817-2260
   T: (410)968-0540
   E: acc@verizonmail.com
      crisfieldasbury@verizon.net

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Added semitones sharp 4th and flat 7th.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1923
     with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001

*Links:

On the church Website, the home page has a photo of the building and tower.  There is a page about the bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) 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 MD.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 16-Dec-09
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/12/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2009/11/03


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