Upper belfry Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church South Main Street, near North McGregor Way Houston, Texas, USA LL: N 29.71642, W 95.39639
Palmer Memorial Church 6221 Main Street Houston, TX 77030 T: (713)529-6196 F: (713)529-6178 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Comprised of four swinging bells by Meneely/Troy (3 of 1927 and 1 of 1929) plus five new bells by Whitechapel; old bells tuned and rehung for swing- chiming by Whitechapel; added semitone is flat 7th. Upper belfry is original to the building; for the ring of 8 in the new lower belfry, see last Link below.
Electric-keyboard chime of 9 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There is one added semitone The whole instrument was installed in 2005 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 2004
(The initial phase of this work is not indexed because it consists of fewer than 8 bells.)
Where the final phase 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 TX, including the ring of 8 (PM/2) in the new lower belfry of the same tower.
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