Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Mitchell Tower, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Place Chicago, University of Chicago
Mitchell Tower
Shown in County Lists as Chicago, Mitchell Tower
Postcode 60637
Lat, Long 41.79125, -87.59828Locate using Google Map or OpenStreetMap
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State Illinois
Country United States of America
Ownership Local Authority (Secular)
Rings 10 (full circle ring), tenor 21-3-7 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://changeringers.uchicago.edu
Affiliation North American Guild
Dove tower ID 11762
Ring of 10, tenor 21-3-7 in E♭
Bells 10 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 21-3-7 (2443 lb or 1108 kg) in E♭
Also Simulator
Practice Mon (confirm first) 18:00
TowerBase ID 5857View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-4 G 27.25" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 5-2-13 F 28.75" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
3 6-1-12 E♭ 30.75" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
4 6-1-27 D 31.88" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
5 7-1-0 C 34.00" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
6 8-3-10 B♭ 36.63" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
7 10-2-17 A♭ 39.38" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
8 11-3-24 G 41.50" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
9 16-1-0 F 45.75" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
10 21-3-7 E♭ 51.00" 1908 Mears & Stainbank D N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1908 Steel Mears & Stainbank 8.1.B.a NonStd
Update log
09/04/2020 Presence of simulator added; URL added [TimJ(#273) via e-mail]
09/04/2020 Practice info amended: also Sat 11:00; check invariably [TimJ(#273 per T Farthing) via e-mail]
09/04/2020 fr1: date,maker confirmed [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
15/10/2019 Indication of available toilet facility added [TimJ (REMRKS247; info L Lazzerini) via e-mail]
25/08/2019 1-10: turning added; frame: date,maker added [Tim Jackson via 00013601]
19/08/2019 frame: material amended,truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]