First United Methodist Church
   West 7th Street & Hastings Avenue
   Hastings, Nebraska, USA
   LL: N 40.58971, W 98.38932
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   Melody Redinger (Mrs. Bill)
   309 East Fifth Street
   Hastings, NE  68901-5330
   H: (402)462-9096


   First Methodist Church
   614 North Hastings Avenue
   Hastings, NE  68901-5114
   T: (402)463-6733   F: (402)462-9906
   E: fumc@inebraska.com


   For Sunday services.


   Added semitone is flat 7th.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     E F#  /    NONE  
   There is one added semitone
   There is no practice console
   The whole instrument was installed in 1916
     with bells made by McShane     
   Year of latest technical information source is 1993


The church Website has a photo of the building on the home page.

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 NE.


   This page was built from the database on 10-Nov-09
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/11/03
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/06/27

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