MILWAUKEE - STJA : USA - WI

*Location:

   St.James Episcopal Church
   West Wisconsin Avenue at 9th Street
   Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
   LL: N 43.03849, W 87.92296
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   St.James Church
   833 West Wisconsin Avenue
   Milwaukee, WI  53233-2308
   T: (414)271-1340   F: (414)271-5086
   E: StJames833@aol.com
      revdebra@aol.com

*Schedule:

   Angelus daily at 1210 mass.

*Remarks:

   Original chimestand removed.
   Electric keyboard near organ.
   Additional semitone is flat 7th.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     C C  9/    ----  
   There is one added semitone
   The whole instrument was installed in 1871
     with bells made by Jones       
   Year of latest technical information source is 1984

*Links:

The church Website has photos of the tower and building (at least one obviously distorted) but does not mention the bells.

Building description from Emporis Buildings (no photos as of Aug.'07)
(Also see our Emporis Advice.)

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Jones 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 WI.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on  8-Jan-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/01/07
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/12/31


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