MIDDLETOWN - C : USA - OH

   Casper Memorial Carillon

*Location:

   Donham Plaza
   City Building
   Columbia Avenue (B Street)
     at City Centre Mall
   Middletown, Ohio, USA
   LL: N 39.51883, W 84.40119
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   The City of Middletown
   One Donham Plaza
   Middletown, OH  45042-1901
   T: (513)425-7766
   E: general@ci.middletown.oh.us

*Schedule:

   Automatically at 0900, 1200, 1700 daily
   also chimes quarter-hours

*Remarks:

   Freestanding tower in plaza; keyboard
   in separate brick building nearby.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1998
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   Year of latest technical information source is 1998

*Links:

A photo page clearly shows the bell pole.

A walking tour page has a photo and brief description.

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

Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in OH.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/04/27
   and on technical data last updated on 2003/06/24


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