DETROIT - HR : USA - MI

*Location:

   Most Holy Redeemer RC Church
   Junction Street nr West Vernor Highway
     (Dix Street)
   Detroit, Michigan, USA
   LL: N 42.31727, W 83.10192
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Holy Redeemer Rectory
   1721 Junction Street
   Detroit, MI  48209-2109
   T: (313)842-3450  F:(313)849-0539
   E: rectory@mostholyredeemer.net

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tower and chime were erected as a
   memorial to parishioners killed in WW I.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection 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 1926
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 1926

*Links:

Building description from Emporis Buildings (no photos as of Aug.'07)
(Also see our Emporis Advice.)

Where the initial phase of 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 MI.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/08/01
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/12/31


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