WARREN - FM : USA - PA

*Location:

   First United Methodist Church
   Market Street (PA Hwy.62) at 2nd Avenue
   Warren, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 41.84558, W 79.14468
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*Player:

   David Merenick
   E: gturkpipes@aol.com

*Contact:

   First Methodist Church
   200 Market Street
   Warren, PA  16365-2372
   T: (814)723-4930
   E: firstum@firstumwarren.com
   Web: www.firstumwarren.com

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Chimestand disconnected but not
   removed; electrified in 1984 with
   solenoids under pumphandles.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D  in the middle octave
   Transposition is down 1 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     D#--  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1926
     with bells made by McShane     
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building on the home page, and an older one on the History page, but says nothing about these bells.

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 2009/07/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/08


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