LYNCHBURG : USA - VA

*Location:

   Court Street United Methodist Church
   7th and Court Streets
   Lynchburg, Virginia, USA
   LL: N 37.41551, W 79.14579
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*Player:

   George Clarke, organist/choirmaster

*Contact:

   Court Street Methodist Church
   621 Court Street
   Lynchburg, VA  24504-1311
   T: (434)845-3427   F: (434)528-5200
   E: courtst@gbgmchurches.gbgm-umc.org
      courtstumc@ntelos.net

*Schedule:

   Quarters and hour strike.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 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 1908
     with bells made by Meneely/Wvlt
   Year of latest technical information source is 1994

*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building on the home page, and mentions the bells on the Music page.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Watervliet) 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.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Jan-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2011/12/26
   and on technical data last updated on 1995/04/01


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