Geneva Hall San Francisco Theological Seminary Seminary Road San Anselmo, California, USA LL: N 37.96986, W 122.56554*Former location (1923-52):
Montgomery Hall (rooftop)
San Francisco Theological Seminary 105 Seminary Road San Anselmo, CA 94960-2905 T: (415)258-6500 - or - Dr. Daniel Hoggatt, Professor of Church Music T: (415)451-2887 - or - David Chalmers, Director of Physical Plant T: (415)451-2806 (Email addresses available at sfts.edu)
Automatically at the hour, 0800-2000 daily; very rarely played by hand.
The donor of this chime, Robert Dollar, also gave McShane chimes to Falkirk, Scotland, and San Rafael, California.
Electric-automatic chime of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1923 with bells made by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 1992
An extended biography of the donor is part of a Website about the San Rafael cultural center which his former mansion has become.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane 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 CA.
This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11 based on textual data last updated on 2009/07/10 and on technical data last updated on 1993/01/01
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