Flory Memorial Carillon
Second Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) East Church & North 2nd Streets Newark, Ohio, USA LL: N 40.05977, W 82.40206
Jo Nelson*Past carillonist:
19??-?? James A. McPeek
Second Presbyterian Church *parcel: 42 East Church Street *postal: PO Box 428 Newark, OH 43055 T: (614)349-8691 E: spcoffice/@/windstream DOTnet
The lightest hand-playable carillon in North America; uses internal hammers with external pivots. Metal-framed Dutch keyboard by P&F.
Traditional carillon of 35 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the itty-bitty octave Transposition is up two octaves Keyboard range: C C / C G There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1964 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of console: 5 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 8 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 10 meters above ground Belfry openness: 99% Year of latest technical information source is 2006*Links:
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