Columbarium tower Grace Episcopal Church Wentworth Street, west of Glebe Street Charleston, South Carolina, USA LL: N 32.78180, W 79.93647*Former location (back 8, 1883-1997):
St.Mary Magdalene Church Enfield, Middlesex, England
St.Dunstan's Guild David Porter, Tower Captain 12 George Street, No.B-1 Charleston, SC 29401-1522 H: (843)722-3031 W:(843)202-2628 F: (843)740-1290 E: email@example.com
Verify the current ringers' contact(s) at the NAGCR Website.
Grace Church 98 Wentworth Street Charleston, SC 29401-1424 T: (843)723-4575 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Practice Tues 6-8pm; service Sun 1215, after worship (1115 in summer).
Warner bells tuned by Whitechapel for this site, 1997. Original frame modified for trebles added in 1999; 2nd & 4th on top level. Glass wall on front of belfry allows night viewing from outside when illuminated from within. Also a Paccard bell (F, c.1800 lb) hung dead on front of church tower.
Ring of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ROPE / NONE There are no added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1999 with 2 bells made by Whitechapel Prior history: In 1997, the instrument was begun with 8 bells by Warner (cast in 1883 for location given above) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of ringing room: 0 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 10 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 12 meters above ground Belfry openness: 1% Year of latest technical information source is 2000
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