Trinity Episcopal Church 33 Mercer Street, near Alexander Street Princeton, New Jersey, USA LL: N 40.34732, W 74.66443
Don Beer Box 204 Princeton, NJ 08542-0204 H: (609)683-0786
Trinity Church 33 Mercer Street Princeton, NJ 08540-6893 T: (609)924-2277 F: (609)924-9140
Original bells dated 1914; Paccard bells installed by Arthur Bigelow.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: F A# / F A# 4 There is one added semitone The instrument was enlarged in 19?? with 3 bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1915, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Meneely/Troy (9 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 1995
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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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