RED BANK : USA - NJ

*Location:

   St.James' Catholic Church
   Broad Street
   Red Bank, New Jersey, USA
   LL: N 40.34863, W 74.06549
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*Player:

   Neil J. Fitzpatrick
   311 Main Street
   Matawan, NJ  07747-3230
   T: (732)566-0009

*Contact:

   St.James' Rectory
   94 Broad Street
   Red Bank, NJ  07701-0198
   T: (732)741-0500   F: (732)741-1489
   E: saintjamesredbank@verizon.net

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Added semitones are sharp 4th and flat
   7th; electric keyboard range E-F#.
   Electric solenoid action inside
   chimestand.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is up  4 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C D   /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1923
     with bells made by McShane     
   Auxiliary mechanisms: I     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1994
*Links:

The church Website has two photos of the building, but says nothing about its history or these bells.

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.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  2-May-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/08/28
   and on technical data last updated on 2014/04/03
*Photos:

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