St.James Catholic Church Franklin Avenue at Mulberry Street Wilkinsburg, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.44075, W 79.88492
St.James Rectory 718 Franklin Avenue Wilkinsburg, PA 15221-2990 T: (412)241-1392 F: (412)241-6625 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Minister of Liturgy & Music St.James School 721 Rebecca Avenue Wilkinsburg, PA 15221-2992 (412)242-2258
Bells dated 1929. Original electric action replaced by Verdin (date unknown); independent electric keyboard beside organ console; simulated swing on minor triad. On nearby parish school is the former church and school bell, 1889, by A.Fulton's Son & Co., Pittsburgh.
Electric-keyboard chime of 20 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is up 2 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are no missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1930 with bells made by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 2006
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.
Other chimes which qualify as mini-carillons.
Index to all tower bell instruments in PA.
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