Upper belfry The Episcopal Church of St.Martin-in-the-Fields Willow Grove Avenue & St.Martin's Lane Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.06539, W 75.20653
St.Martin-in-the-Fields Church 8000 St.Martin's Lane Philadelphia, PA 19118-4119 T: (215)247-7466
Hung above the ring in the same tower. (See last Link below.) Added semitone is minor third (G).
Chime with Ellacombe stand of 9 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: E E / NONE There is one added semitone There is no practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1902 with bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1889, the instrument was begun with 8 bells by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 2003
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel 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, including the ring hung in the lower belfry of the same tower.
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