Trinity Episcopal Cathedral (ACNA) 6th Avenue, between Smithfield & Wood Streets Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.44154, W 79.99858
Trinity Cathedral Office 328 6th Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2508 T: (412)355-0461 or 232-6404 F: (412)232-6408 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Four bells dated 1864, five dated 1871, one 1874. Remounted in a new frame with "latest chime action" (electric) in 1910; re-electrified in 1955.
Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The instrument was enlarged in 1874 with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt Prior history: In 1871, the instrument was begun with 9 bells by Meneely/Wvlt (except for 4) Year of latest technical information source is 1992
from Emporis Buildings (no photos as of Aug.'10)
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Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the second 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 Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
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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