CARLTON : ENGLAND -NT

*Location:

   St.John the Baptist Church
   Oakdale Road, east of Cliff Road
   Carlton,
     Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
   OS Ref. SK 609 409
   LL: N 52.9626, W 1.0942
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*Player:

  (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.John the Baptist Church
   T: 07734032900

*Schedule:

  (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Added semitones: flat 7th (original),
   sharp 4th (new).

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G# in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The instrument was enlarged in 1981
     with bells made by Taylor      
   Prior history:
     In 1957, the instrument was begun with 10 bells
       by Taylor      
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.

*Links:

The parish Website was under reconstruction when visited in Oct.2005.

The ACNY page for this church has a tiny photo of the building, and an email link.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all British Isles chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in England.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 12-Oct-06
   based on textual data last updated on 2006/10/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2003/11/13


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