Main Hall Wells College Main Street (NY Route 90) Aurora, New York, USA LL: N 42.74471, W 76.69811
Chimesmasters Chimes Tower Wells College 170 Main Street Aurora, NY 13026 - or - T: (315)363-3264 [Admissions] - or - David C. Gardner, Dir. of Campus Safety E: firstname.lastname@example.org
1745 daily during school term
Added semitone is flat 7th. Memorial plaques in entryway of Main Hall. Tenor no longer swings. Renovated and retuned by Meeks & Watson in 1994-5; their first retuning of a Troy-made chime; transmission replaced and stop bar added.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the middle octave Transposition is up 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: F G / F A# 4 There is one added semitone The bells were re-tuned in 1994 by Meeks,Watson Prior history: In 1922, the complete instrument was installed with bells made by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 2010
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 NY.
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