Bishop Whipple Memorial Chime
Bishop Whipple Memorial Tower Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour (Episcopal) 6th Street NW, btwn 1st & 2nd Avenues Faribault, Minnesota, USA LL: N 44.29681, W 93.27078
Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour *parcel: 515 - 2nd Avenue, NW Faribault, MN 55021 *postal: P.O. Box 816 Faribault, MN 55021-0816 T: (507)334-7732 F: (507)334-9132 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Also a Meneely (West Troy) swinging bell of 3600 lb, cast in 1869.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C D / NONE There is one added semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1902 with bells made by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 2001
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 MN.
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