ROCHESTER - STMY : USA - NY

*Location:

   St.Mary's Catholic Church
   15 South Street
   Rochester, New York, USA
   LL: N 43.15336, W 77.60583
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Mary's Catholic Church
   15 St.Mary's Place
   Rochester, NY  14607-1713
   T: (716)232-7140   F: (716)232-6289
   E: rstmaryc/@/dor DOTorg

*Schedule:

   Angelus and Praise Peal

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan, installed by
   Roy Lofink (original set & expansion)
   in a newly-completed tower on the
   1853 building.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 16 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1940
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Prior history:
     In 1939, the instrument was begun with 10 tubular bells
       made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: EA    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1940
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The church Website has a small photo of the tower among the rotating series on the home page.  The History page includes photos before and after the completion of the tower.

The English Wikipedia article about the church mentions the completion of the tower, and includes a good photo of the building.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in NY.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NY.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/11/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2014/11/21
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