John Sealy Memorial Chime
Trinity Episcopal Church 22nd Street (Kempner Street) at Avenue G (Winnie Street) Galveston, Texas, USA LL: N 29.30285, W 94.79191
Trinity Church 2216 Ball Street Galveston, TX 77550-2224 T: (409)765-6317 F: (409)762-7000 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daily at noon and 5pm; Sundays before morning and evening services; on the birthday of John Sealy (Sep.15) and some holidays.
Added semitone is flat 7th; keyboard at the organ. Church retains its original 1856 bell by Jones & Hitchcock.
Electric-keyboard chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D#F / NONE There are two added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1929 with bells made by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 2004
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 TX.
This page was built from the database on 29-Dec-09 based on textual data last updated on 2009/12/27 and on technical data last updated on 2004/05/17
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