St.John's United Church of Christ
     (was St.John's Reformed Church)
   North Eighth Street above Arch Street
   Shamokin, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 40.78938, W 76.55570
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   St.John's Church
   117 North Eighth Street
   Shamokin, PA  17872-5695
   T: (570)648-6101




   Tower tubes by Deagan, donated by
   Charles F. Leader of Mt.Carmel,
   installed by C.J.Lustig;
   keyboard beside organ console.
   Sep.2013: chime removed from roof of
   tower because of structural weakness
   from weathering; disposition undecided.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 16 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1927
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: nI    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2002

The church Website

News article on removal of the chime, with photos

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

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in PA.
Index to all tower bell instruments in PA.

   This page was built from the database on  3-Feb-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/02/01
   and on technical data last updated on 2013/11/15

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