SHENANDOAH : USA - PA

*Location:

   (in storage in Schuylkill)
   was St.George's Catholic Church (Lith.)
   South Jardin & West Cherry Streets
   Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 40.81850, W 76.20204
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Was not used for many years; belfry
   louvers covered.
   Uncertain which tower held bells.
   2010: bells removed to storage by
   diocese; building demolished

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in unknown year
     with bells made by McShane     
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992

*Links:

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane 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.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/10/10
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/01/01


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