Guardian Angels RC Church North Fifth and Michael Streets, opposite Sycamore Street Manistee, Michigan, USA LL: N 44.24203, W 86.32229
P. Kelly Niles, Music Director E: PKellyNiles@aol.com
Guardian Angels Rectory 371 North Fifth Street Manistee, MI 49660-1935 T: (231)723-2165
Played regularly. Long quarter tunes based on those of an English abbey.
Added semitones sharp 4th and flat 7th. Electric action added in 1955 without disturbing chimestand action. Atop chime frame is a 3-bell peal by Henry Stuckstede of St.Louis, 1890.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is up 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C E / NONE There are two added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1910 with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 2010
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 MI.
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