St.Patrick's Basilica rue St-Alexandre at rue Dowd Montréal, Québec, Canada LL: N 45.50341, W 73.56457
St.Patrick's Church 454 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest Montréal, QC H2Z 1A7 T: (514)866-0491 or -7379
Tenor and 7th cast & installed 1908; all originally equipped with fittings for change ringing, but apparently was never so used. Now unringable, as ropes, wheels & clappers were removed in late 20th c. Electric keyboard 5 octaves.
Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / NONE There are no added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1910 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 2004
from Emporis Buildings (no photos as of Aug.'10)
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Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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 QU.
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