Dwight Palmer Griswold Memorial 10th and Q Streets Gering, Nebraska, USA LL: N 41.82569, W 103.66006
(None - keyboard disconnected)
Scotts Bluff County Clerk Administration Building 1825 10th Street Gering, NE 69341 T: (308)436-6600 E: VDulaney@scottsbluffcounty.org - or - USBank (Gering Branch) 1650 10th Street Gering, NE 69341 T: (308)436-7342
(None - disused)
Bells were originally acquired by or through Gering National Bank, which was later absorbed into another bank. After a period of ownership by the city of Gering, the tower was acquired by Scotts Bluff County. Keyboard and automatic controls in nearby USBank building. D.P.Griswold (1893-1954) was a director of Gering National Bank, governor, U.S. senator, and ambassador.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 24 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: C C / NONE There is one missing bass semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1982 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 2008
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NE.
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