The People's Chime
St.John the Evangelist Anglican Church Brock Street, between Water and Sheridan Streets Peterborough, Ontario, Canada LL: N 44.30672, W 78.31782
Bruce Pond - and - church volunteers
St.John's Church 99 Brock Street Peterborough, ON K9H 2P2 T: (705)745-7624 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday 1030-1100, and for special occasions
Added semitones: sharp 4th, flat 7th, flat 9th; tenor hung for full-circle ringing. Although all bells were cast by Taylor, there is a sign from an agent for Mears & Stainbank (Hugh Russell & Sons, Montreal). Further augmentation to 19 was advertised but never happened.
Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 15 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is up 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are three added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1992 with 1 bells made by Taylor Prior history: In 1964, the instrument was enlarged to 14 bells by Taylor (1 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1911, the instrument was begun with 13 bells by Taylor Auxiliary mechanisms: nLW1 Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2001
This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-12 based on textual data last updated on 2012/12/24 and on technical data last updated on 2012/12/24
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