CONCORD - C : USA - NH

*Location:

   St.Paul's Episcopal Church
   Centre Street at North State Street
   Concord, New Hampshire, USA
   LL: N 43.2079, W 71.5395
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*Contact:

   St.Paul's Church
   21 Centre Street
   Concord, NH  03301-6301
   T: (603)224-2523   F: (603)224-2524
   E: office@stpaulsconcord.org
      ehemingson@stpaulsconcord.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   No bell frame; swinging tenor stands on
   belfry floor, while others are hung
   on cross timbers in base of spire.
   Treble bell added in 1999 was cast in
   1876, purchased by the church through
   Brosamer's Bells, tuned & installed by
   Meeks, Watson & Co.  New chimestand
   lever mounted on outside of frame.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There is one added semitone
   The instrument was enlarged in 1999
     with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt in 1876
   Prior history:
     In 1868, the instrument was begun with  9 bells
       by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 2004
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.

*Links:

The church Website has no depiction of the building and no history.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
The final phase of this work being a recycled old bell, it is not indexed.

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 NH.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 24-Dec-07
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/12/17
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/12/17


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