The Memorial Church Hampton University (formerly Hampton Institute) (originally Normal and Agricultural Institute) Shore Road at Marshall Avenue Hampton, Virginia, USA LL: N 37.01936, W 76.33907
University Chaplain Hampton University Queen and Tyler Streets Hampton, VA 23668-0199 T: (757)727-5340 F: (757)727-5085
Chimestand removed. Added semitone is sharp 4th.
Electric-keyboard chime of 9 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / NONE There is one added semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1887 with bells made by Meneely/Troy Year of latest technical information source is 1970
A very large photo (498KB) of the tower
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
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 VA.
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