Darke Memorial Chimes
Knox-Metropolitan United Church (was Metropolitan Methodist Church) Victoria Avenue at Lorne Street Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada LL: N 50.44742, W 104.61402
Regina Bell Ringers, Inc. E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Knox-Metropolitan United Church 2340 Victoria Avenue Regina, SK S4P 0S6 T: (306)525-9128
No keyboard; rung by individual clapper ropes which fall in a circle in the ringing room.
Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: NONE / NONE There are no added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1927 with bells made by Whitechapel Year of latest technical information source is 1996
A news article has photo of bells in their frame - hung in 2 levels with action on the frame sides; also photos in the ringing room - taut ropes are anchored to the floor.
News video (2:25)
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 SK, including the 8-note tubular chime in this city.
This page was built from the database on 18-Jul-09 based on textual data last updated on 2009/07/03 and on technical data last updated on 2000/05/15
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