FENDALTON : NEW ZEALAND

*Location:

   St.Barnabas Parish Church
   Fendalton Road at Tui Street
   Fendalton, South Island, New Zealand
   LL: S 43.51943, E 172.59625
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Barnabas Parish Office
   8 Tui Street
   Fendalton
   Christchurch 8041
   T: 3 351 7064
   E: stbarnabas@xtra.co.nz

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of  8 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the treble octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are no added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1927
     with bells made by Gillett & Johnston
   Year of latest technical information source is 2010

*Links:

The church Website has a small photo of the bell tower in the heading of all pages, and two larger photos under Resources / Image Gallery / Building.  A History page is awaiting content, and there is no information about the bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NZ.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Jan-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2011/12/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2010/10/21


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