KIRKCALDY : SCOTLAND-FI

*Location:

   St.Brycedale Kirk
   St.Bryce Parish (since 2000)
     (Church of Scotland)
   St.Brycedale Avenue at Kirk Wynd
   Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
   OS Ref. NT 278 917
   LL: N 56.11263, W 3.16068
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.Bryce Kirk
   St.Brycedale Road
   Kirkcaldy, Fife  KY1 1ET
   T: 01592 640016   F: 01592 640099
   E: office@stbrycekirk.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1880
     with bells made by Gillett & Bland
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1979
*Links:

The church Website has a small photo of the building on the History/St.Brycedale page; but the bells are not mentioned.

A Wikipedia photo shows the front of the church but only part of the tower.

A Wikimedia photo shows the tower and spire.

A Scottish tour page has a photo of the church and tower, and gives the history of the building and of Saint Bryce.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston 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 Scotland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2008/06/05
   and on technical data last updated on 1979/03/28
*Photos:

(none available)


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