PROVIDENCE - STMAT : USA - RI

*Location:

   St.Martin's Episcopal Church
   Orchard Avenue at Orchard Place
   Providence, Rhode Island, USA
   LL: N 41.83203, W 71.38555
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*Player:

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*Contact:

   St.Martin's Church
   50 Orchard Avenue
   Providence, RI  02906-5418
   T: (401)751-2141   F: (401)751-0038
   E: church@stmartins.necoxmail.com

*Schedule:

   Only for special occasions

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1922
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 2000

*Links:

The church Website opens with a small photo of the building.  The bells are mentioned on the History page.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 RI.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/10/01
   and on technical data last updated on 2001/08/08


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