Central tower St.Mary's Episcopal Church West Broad and Wood Streets Burlington, New Jersey, USA LL: N 40.07719, W 74.86178
Ned Taggart, Master of the Chimes - and - Bill Baird - and - David Gilbert
Robert T. Mead, NAG Area Representative 126 West Broad Street Burlington, NJ 08016-1410 H: (609)386-0407 W: (609)387-3637 E: RTMead@prodigy.net - or - St.Mary's Church 145 West Broad Street Burlington, NJ 08016-1341 T: (609)386-0902 F: (609)386-8663 E: email@example.com
Ringing is limited; bells are usually played from Ellacombe stand.
Unringable for over a century except via Ellacombe chimestand above the bells; restoration began summer 1991; all 8 rung together (for the first time in over a century) on 20 June 94.
Ring of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1865 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 1991
Waymarking page, with 2 photos
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American rings by year of completion.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in NJ.
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