Howard Memorial Chimes
First Congregational Church (UCC) East Main and Clay Streets Malone, New York, USA LL: N 44.84913, W 74.28746
First Congregational Church 2 Clay Street Malone, NY 12953-1930 (or PO Box 349) T: (518)483-3950 E: email@example.com - or - Gail Bessette, Historian Hicks Road Malone, NY 12953 H: (518)483-1247
Meneely/Troy foundry record shows 1st 9 bells delivered May 1886 to Presb. Church, 2 "W.T." added October 1886; another source shows 9 M/T from 1884, with 2 Meneely/Watervliet added 1926, at St.Mark's Episcopal Church; both sources are wrong about location!
Chime-sized instrument or collection of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The instrument was enlarged in 1886 with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt Prior history: In 1886, the instrument was begun with 9 bells by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 1912
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 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 NY.
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