Princess Anne : USA - MD

*Location:

   St.Andrew's Episcopal Church 
   Church Street at Washington Street
   Princess Anne, Maryland, USA
   LL: N 38.20307, W 75.69403
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*Contact:

   Patricia (Tish) Lentz 
   3490 Allen Road, PO Box 91 
   Allen, MD  21810
   H: (410)749-6953
   E: mpl.3@comcast.net

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*Contact:

   St.Andrew's Church 
   30513 Washington Street
   Princess Anne, MD  21853-1143 
   T: (410)651-2882
   E: somersetparish@gmail.com

*Schedule:

   Practice Wednesday 1900-2030; 
   service Sunday 0930-55

*Remarks:

   Tower also contains a service bell
   (McShane, 1906 recast of 1859 original), 
   hung above the ring.
*Technical data:
   Ring of  6 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unverified 
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ROPE  /    NONE  
   There are no added semitone(s)
   The whole instrument was installed in 1993
   Year of latest technical information source is 1994

*Links:

The church Website has on the home page a small photo of the building; unfortunately, it's from the back side, so the tower is not visible.  Elsewhere on the Website, two other photos of the building do include the tower, but it's obscured by trees.  There is an excellent page about the bells, and the service bell is pictured on the History page. Pre

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Ranking among all North American rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
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(Having only 6 bells, this site is not indexed among chimes by size.)

Index to all tower bell instruments in MD.

*Status:

   This page was built on 26-Feb-00 (not from the database) and last revised on 13-May-08.
The city name is shown in mixed case at the top of this page and in all referring indexes because this site, having only 6 bells, does not have an entry in the database which supports all other site data pages.  If the two empty bell pits are ever filled to make a ring of 8, then a standard database entry will be constructed using the information above, and all referring indexes will be revised appropriately.


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