Zion Episcopal Church East Main Street (NY Route 9D) at Satterlee Place Wappingers Falls, New York, USA LL: N 41.59790, W 73.91886
Barbara Griffin 510 Maloney Road, H-7 Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-5914 T: (845)462-8459 - or - Patricia Allen T: (845)471-3029
Zion Episcopal Church 12 Satterlee Place Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 T: (845)297-9797
Prior to 10am Eucharist on Sundays
Cambridge (Westminster) quarters, mechanical clock. Added semitones are sharp 4th and flat 7th. Tower also contains an independent swinging bell by Meneely/West Troy, 1869. Prior to installation of present chime, the tower contained a 15-note tubular chime; it was given to Washington National Cathedral after the second rector of this church became the first bishop of Washington, and now hangs in the tower of St.Alban's School on the Cathedral grounds in Washington.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D E / D G 4 There are two added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1906 with bells made by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 1992
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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