Shalom Baptist Church
   (was Mem. Ch. of Our Redeemer, Ref.Ep.)
   North 10th & West Rockland Streets
   Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 40.02706, W 75.14016
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   Shalom Baptist Church
   4901 North 10th Street
   Philadelphia, PA  19141-3901
   T: 215-329-0270




   Tower tubes by Deagan, installed by
   C.J.Gercken; note range assumed from
   Deagan's general advertising material.
   2001: exists, unusable

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 12 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     E G   /    NONE  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1928
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1960

The church's Facebook presence provides contact information but says nothing about its history or its building.

A news article about the congregation's golden anniversary reports that it was founded in 1966, and had two other locations before arriving here.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

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   This page was built from the database on 23-Mar-23
   based on textual data last updated on 2023/03/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2003/06/01

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