Chime tower Parish House garden St.Michael's Church (Episcopal) Hope and Church Streets Bristol, Rhode Island, USA LL: N 41.66900, W 71.27578*Former Location (1897-1961):
Trinity Episcopal Church Bristol, Rhode Island, USA
Alexander S. Bauhart, Minister of Music, Organist and Choirmaster E: firstname.lastname@example.org
St.Michael's Church *parcel: 399 Hope Street Bristol, RI 02809 *postal: PO Box 414 Bristol, RI 02809-0414 T: (401)253-7717 F: (401)253-7785 E: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Daily (automatically) 1205-08 and 1810-13.
Original 10 bells variously dated 1897, 1899, 1900; added semitone was the flat 7th. Sharp 4th added 1949. Tower of parish house (formerly chapel) has an 1877 Frederick Fuller bell, the eighth bought by this parish.
Electric-keyboard chime of 18 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The instrument was enlarged in 1988 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1961, the instrument was enlarged to 12 bells by Petit & Fritsen (1 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1949, the instrument was enlarged to 11 bells by Meneely/Wvlt In 1899, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 2002
Where the initial phase of this work (1897) lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the second phase of this work (1899-1900) lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the third phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen 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 RI.
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