BAR HARBOR : USA - ME

*Location:

   St.Saviour's Episcopal Church
   Mount Desert Street at High Street
   Bar Harbor, Maine, USA
   LL: N 44.3872, W 68.2073
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*Player:

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*Contact:

   St.Saviour's Episcopal Church
   41 Mount Desert Street
   Bar Harbor, ME  04609-1753
   T: (207)288-4215   F: (207)288-8953
   E: stsaviour@adelphia.net

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Freestanding metal frame;
   renovated 1985.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1938
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 1938

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building, with its low central tower; but that's not where the bells are.  The History page mentions the chime, but calls it a "carillon".

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 ME.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 18-Oct-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/10/16
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/01/07


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