Simon Goodman Memorial Carillon
Collett Mall Wilmington College College and Douglas Streets Wilmington, Ohio, USA LL: N 39.44464, W 83.81765*Original Location (1958-9):
Vatican Pavilion Brussels World's Fair
19??-?? Albert Meyer (1922-2012)(C)
Wilmington College Wilmington, OH 45177 T: (937)382-6661 E: email@example.com
Bells cast in 1958. Denomination - Quaker. Rehung in 2006 by Meeks, Watson & Co., with new clappers, radial action, &c. Chime Master Systems added electric action for first 24 bells, with external strikers from Eijsbouts.
Traditional carillon of 35 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A in the middle octave Transposition is up 9 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C D There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1960 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Auxiliary mechanisms: E24 Tower details: Height of console: 11 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 16 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 20 meters above ground Belfry openness: % Year of latest technical information source is 1974*Links:
This page was built from the database on 10-Aug-15 based on textual data last updated on 2015/08/05 and on technical data last updated on 1975/07/20
Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.
[TowerBells Home Page] [Site data top page] [Credits and Disclaimers] [Feedback]
Please send comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org