Wanamaker Mausoleum
   Church of St.James-the-Less
   West Hunting Park Avenue, between
     Clearfield Street and Indiana Avenue
   Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
   LL: N 40.00333, W 75.18349
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   St.James School
   3217 West Clearfield Street
   Philadelphia, PA  19132-1822
   T: 215-226-1276
   - or -
   David J. Kasievich, Head of School
   E: dkasievich/@/stjamesphila DOTorg
   - or -
   Charles F. Rutherford, Sexton
   3230 West Clearfield Street
   T: 215-229-5025
   - or -
   St.Mark's Episcopal Church
   1625 Locust Street
   Philadelphia, PA  19103-6304
   T: 215-735-1416
      Webform @


   Unique quarter-chime tune;
   otherwise disused


   Tower tubes by Deagan, hung surrounding
   the frame of a 15-bell chime, by the
   Wanamaker Organ Shop and C.J.Lustig.
   Electric keyboard (2 octaves G-G)
   mounted on inside of tower door;
   actual range not yet determined.
   Church is now a mission of St.Mark's,
   Locust Street (see STMKL in Rings

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 19 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    NONE  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1921
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: Q4    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2022

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About the Wanamaker Mausoleum

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

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Index to all tower tube instruments in PA, including the 15-bell conventional chime (STJL/1) in the same tower.
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   This page was built from the database on  7-Jan-23
   based on textual data last updated on 2022/12/06
   and on technical data last updated on 2022/12/06

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