Cathedral of St.Patrick & St.Colman (RC) Hill Street Newry, Down, Northern Ireland LL: N 54.17469, W 6.33755
Cathedral Presbyery 40 Hill Street Newry T: 28/3026 2586 F: 28/3026 7505
Renovation/expansion project included adding a new treble and sharp 4th (flat 4 when new treble is seen as 0), with wall-mounted baton keyboard, and recasting of the service bell (by Sheridan, Dublin, 1863), now tuned to flat 2nd (flat 7 as above) of the chime but not connected to it. At request of Cathedral authorities, the baton keyboard was replaced with a modernized chiming rack having the semitone rope offset behind the others.
Chime with Ellacombe stand of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is up 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / NONE There is one added semitone The present playing mechanism was installed in 1994 by Taylor Prior history: In 1987, the instrument was enlarged to 10 bells with bells made by Taylor In 1898, the instrument was begun with 8 bells made by Taylor No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2007
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