Westwood United Methodist Church Epworth and Urwiler Avenues Westwood, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA LL: N 39.15077, W 84.59936
Jack Moore - and - Douglas Skidmore
Westwood United Methodist Church 3460 Epworth Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45211-5791 T: (513)661-3139 F: (513)661-3120
Original chime was an "exact replica" of the grand prizewinner displayed at the Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893; when tenor cracked while being tolled, all ten were recast heavier.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. All bells were recast or replaced in 1905 by Vanduzen Prior history: In 1897, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Vanduzen (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2002
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Vanduzen 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 OH.
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