St.Timothy's Episcopal Church Ridge Avenue at Jamestown Street Roxborough, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.02770, W 75.21030
James E. Massey 406 Henley Court Doylestown, PA 18901-2508 T: (215)348-8456 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
St.Timothy's Church 5720 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128-1734 T: (215)483-1529 F: (215)483-4476 E: email@example.com
Sunday before 0800 and 1030 services; also for most special services.
Original semitone was flat 7th; when sharp 4th and treble were added, an independent electric action (with keyboard transposing to C) was also installed. Both actions renovated by by McShane in early 2002.
Chime with Ellacombe stand of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: F A / NONE There are two added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1959 with 2 bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1897, the instrument was begun with 10 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 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 PA.
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