St.Patrick's Pro-Cathedral (RC) Washington Street and Central Avenue Newark, New Jersey, USA LL: N 40.74207, W 74.17204
St.Patrick's Pro-Cathedral House 91 Washington Street Newark, NJ 07102-1997 T: (973)623-0497 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
First four bells from same foundry in 1862 as a major triad + octave.
Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There is one added semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1875 with bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 2001
Article with photo of the building
A 9-page history includes several photos plus details of the bells. An architecture page from the same site also gives the dedications and weights of the bells.
Photo of the building
from Emporis Buildings
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Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) 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.
This page was built from the database on 29-Mar-07 based on textual data last updated on 2007/03/29 and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/07
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