North tower St.Helena's RC Cathedral Warren Street at East Lawrence Street Helena, Montana, USA LL: N 46.59033, W 112.03381
(none - auto only)
St. Helena's Parish Offices 530 North Ewing Street Helena, MT 59601-4001 T: (406)442-5825 F: (406)449-5113 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Michael Vreeburg, Pastoral Associate for Liturgy E: email@example.com
Angelus at 1200 & 1800; Mass call Sun; hymns throughout the day (auto).
Added semitones - all except lowest two and highest one. Four largest bells originally swung; now only the bourdon does. Electrified in 1957; renovated 2003.
Electric-automatic chime of 15 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: C F / NONE There are four added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1914 with bells made by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 2012
A photo of the twin towers of the cathedral.
A tour page about the city includes a building photo from a different perspective.
An artist's drawing of the whole building
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 MT.
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