DAYTON - BW : USA - OH

   The Bell Wagon

*Location:

   (mobile, currently in storage) 
   American Guild of English Handbell 
     Ringers (AGEHR) 
   Dayton, Ohio, USA 
*Former Location (198? to 199?):
   MaryBelle J. Nissly   (owner) 
   North Little Rock, AR 
*Former Location (1977 to ?):
   Mr. Workman's Circus-rama 
   Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA

*Contact:

   The AGEHR, Inc. 
   1055 East Centerville Station Road 
   Centerville, OH  45459-5500 
   T: 1-800-878-5459 
      (937)438-0085   F: (937)438-0434 
   E: office@agehr.org

*Remarks:

   Keyboard is quasi-baton type. 
   Bells are dated 1923 (lower 12) and 
   1926 (upper 6), and were originally 
   the trebles of the carillon at 
   ANDOVER,  USA - MA  
   (see carillon section).

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 18 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is B  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up 12 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     B E   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   There is no practice console
   The whole instrument was installed in unknown year
     with bells made by Taylor      
   Year of latest technical information source is 1991

*Links:

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Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Other chimes which qualify as mini-carillons.

Index to all traveling carillons and chimes in the world.

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.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on  6-Aug-02
   based on textual data last updated on 2002/08/06
   and on technical data last updated on 2000/09/16


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