LIMEHOUSE : ENGLAND -E

*Location:

   Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Church
   Commercial Road East at Island Row
   Limehouse (Stepney),
     London E.14, England
   OS Ref. TQ 365 810
   LL: N 51.51235, W 0.03397
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   The Presbytery
   1 Island Row
   636 Commercial Road
   London  E14 7HS
   T: 020 7987 3563   F: 020 7536 9043
   E: limehouse /@/ rcdow.org.uk
      limehousemillwall /@/ rcdow.org.uk

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Tenor hung for ringing.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1933
     with bells made by Taylor      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: R1    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2005
*Links:

The church Website has a rough drawing of the building, but says nothing about the bells.

Building photo
(The tower in the distance is St.Anne's, the photographer's primary subject.)

Where 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 23-Feb-13
   based on textual data last updated on 2013/02/12
   and on technical data last updated on 2013/02/12
*Photos:

(none available)


Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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