Ocean City Tabernacle 500 Wesley Avenue Ocean City, New Jersey, USA LL: N 39.28208, W 74.57087*Former Location (1893-1998):
First Methodist Church Sixth & Stevens Streets Camden, New Jersey, USA*Original Location (Sept.1893):
West front Congressional Library Building Washington, D.C., USA
Ocean City Tabernacle 500 Wesley Avenue Ocean City, NJ 08226-3982 T: (609)399-1915 F: (609)399-2287 E: Webform at www.octabernacle.org
Summer only [resort community]
Chime was made in 1893 to celebrate centennial of the U.S.Capitol (with one bell for each of the 13 colonies), then purchased for FMC. First Methodist Church building was owned by Cooper Hospital, 1969-98.
Electric-keyboard chime of 13 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 1998 with bells made by McShane in 1893 Year of latest technical information source is 2001
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 NJ.
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