Saylor Memorial Chime
Calvary Episcopal Church Fayette Street and 4th Avenue Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.07618, W 75.30382
Calvary Church PO Box 546 Conshohocken, PA 19428-0546 T: (610)260-0820 (rectory) (610)825-5959 (office)
Chimestand disconnected, not removed
Electric-keyboard chime of 16 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: F C / NONE There are three added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1945 with 2 bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1929, the instrument was begun with 14 bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 1992
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard 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 PA.
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