The Tower of the Visitation Mount Angel Abbey St.Benedict, Oregon, USA (off East College Street, Mount Angel, Oregon, USA) LL: N 45.05698, W 122.77520
Mount Angel Abbey One Abbey Drive St.Benedict, OR 97373 - or - Mount Angel Abbey Retreat House T: (503)845-3025 F: (503)845-3027 E: email@example.com
Six times daily, from 0530 to 1930
Tower constructed in 2007; bells named and dedicated 30 Oct.; bass A 8030 lbs, C,D,F,G,A,C, treble D 407 lbs; 6 basses motor-swung, 2 trebles fixed; Supersedes 4 by Henry Stuckstede Bell Foundry Co., St.Louis, 1928, (approx. F#-, B/Bb, C#-, F#-) which remain on premises.
Motor-swung peal of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: A D / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 2007 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 2007
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 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 OR.
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