HARARE : ZIMBABWE

*Location:

   Cathedral Church of St.Mary &
     All Saints
   Second Street at Nelson Mandela Avenue
     (African Unity Square)
   Harare, Zimbabwe
   (formerly Salisbury, Rhodesia)
   LL: S 17.82837, E 31.05116
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*Contact:

   Roy Purchase, Ringing Master,
     Zimbabwe Guild
   6 Orange Grove Drive
   Highlands, Harare
   T: 47734
   - or -
   Miss T. Rowell, Secretary,
     Zimbabwe Guild
   344 Herbert Chitepo Avenue
   Harare
   T: 725314
   - or -
   Miss Anne M. Phillips
   E: aphillips/@/ mango DOTzw

*Schedule:

   Practice on Wednesdays at 5:45pm
   and Saturdays at 11:15am.
   (2008: may be in suspension because of
   internecine struggles in the
   Anglican Church of Zimbabwe.)

*Technical data:

   Ring of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ROPE  /    NONE  
   There are no added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1961
     with bells made by Whitechapel 
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992

*Links:

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Whitechapel bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all chimes in this region by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all chimes in this region by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all chimes in this region by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in ZW.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 25-Jul-09
   based on textual data last updated on 2009/07/25
   and on technical data last updated on 1990/12/27


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