The Stanley Park of Westfield, MA
are ringing at The Stanley Park Carillon Tower. Completed in 1950,
the tower was dedicated to world peace in a national broadcast ceremony.
The structure is faced with Indiana limestone and is 98 feet high,
topped by a gold leaf dome. The tower houses 25 English bells and
61 Flemish carillonic bells and an electronic organ. Its imposing
bronze doors are decorated with 14 relief sculptures portraying various
aspects of the Park and Stanley Home Products, as well as profiles
of Frank Stanley Beveridge and Catherine L. O'Brien. The map in front
of the tower measures 23 feet by 30 feet, and is composed of multicolored
New York slate.
Visit the Stanley Park website for more information on Stanley Park.