St.Patrick's Catholic Church Bramhall Avenue at Grand Street Jersey City, New Jersey, USA LL: N 40.71426, W 74.07250
St.Patrick's Rectory 492 Bramhall Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07304-2729 T: (201)332-8600 F: (201)324-3919 - or - Fr. Eugene (Gene) Squeo E: ESqueo@connellfoley.com
Includes one bell (maybe the largest) by Meneely/Watervliet, date unknown. Previous report of these bells being sold was in error.
Chime-sized instrument or collection of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1922 with bells made by Meneely/Troy (except for 1) Year of latest technical information source is 2005
Photo and descriptive article
Old photo and history; 13 [?] bells are a memorial to 19 soldiers from the parish who died in WW I.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 NJ.
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