La Cathedrale Episcopale de la Sainte-Trinité (Episcopal Cathedral of the Holy Trinity) Rue des Jardins at rue Sainte-Anne Vieux-Québec Québec City, Québec, Canada LL: N 46.81278, W 71.20682
Québec City Guild of Change-Ringers c/o Douglas H. Kitson PO Box 32027 Québec City, QC G1M 3N9 H: (418)948-3358 E: Quebec.Ringers@POBox.com
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
Holy Trinity Cathedral 31 rue des Jardins Québec, QC G1R 4L6 T: (418)692-2193 F: (418)692-3876
Practice Wednesday 1930-2100; service Sunday 1020-1100, and sometimes also 1215-1245.
The first Anglican Cathedral built outside the British Isles, and the first ring in Canada. Bells by Thomas Mears II. All retuned and rehung on new frame, by Whitechapel, in early 2007.
Ring of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The bells were re-tuned in 2007 by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1830, the complete instrument was installed with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 2008
On an information page with descriptions of building, bells and organs (English in bottom half of page), click on the picture of the organ to see pictures of the church exterior and interior.
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 rings by pitch/weight.
Ranking among all North American rings by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American rings by year of completion.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in QU.
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