Ste.Anne de Detroit (Catholic Church)
   Ste.Anne Street (was 19th Street)
     at Howard Street
   Detroit, Michigan, USA
   LL: N 42.32082, W 83.07692
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   St.Anne's Rectory
   1000 Ste.Anne Street
   Detroit, MI  48216-2027
   T: (313)496-1701




   Original action unknown;
   electric action c.1940 now defunct;
   Verdin stationary ringers on three
   bells which formerly swung.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1901
     with bells made by McShane     
   Year of latest technical information source is 2009


The church Website has a sketch of the twin-spired building and a history of this 300-year-old parish.

An old drawing of the building.

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

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane 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.


   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/05/01
   and on technical data last updated on 2009/05/01

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