St.James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
   Prospect & Silverado Streets
   La Jolla, California, USA
   LL: N 32.84467, W 117.27718
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   St.James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
   743 Prospect Street
   La Jolla, CA  92037-4229
   T: (858)459-3421   F: (858)459-7431




   Tower tubes by Deagan, gift of Ellen B.
   Scripps (Scripps-Howard Newspapers).
   Rebuilt by Verdin.
   Note range assumed from Deagan's
   general advertising material.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 16 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     E G   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1929
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1960

The church Website has a small photo of the building and tower, clickable for a fine large photo (tubes visible in belfry).

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in CA.
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   This page was built from the database on 18-Jul-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/04/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2004/12/31

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