The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Central Union Church
Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

OHS Database ID 14213.


Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 26, 2006.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 25 registers.

Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified from company publications as edited and expanded in The Hook Opus List 1829-1935, ed. William T. Van Pelt (Organ Historical Society, 1991). (James Cook. February 16, 2005)
  • Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. October 26, 2006)

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  • Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Hawaiian Gazette May 1, 1893
    Honolulu, Oahu, HI
    Central Union Church
    
    Organ by Hook & Hastings
    
    Great:
    16 Bourdon
    8  Open Diapason
    8  Dulciana
    8  Melodia
    4  Octave
    4  Flute d'Amour
    2 2/3 Twelfth
    2  Fifteenth
       Mixture III
    8  Trumpet
    
    Swell:
    8  Open Diapason
    8  Salicional
    8  Stopped Diapason
    4  Violina
    4  Flute Harmonique
    2  Piccolo
       Mixture II
    8  Oboe
    
    Pedal:
    16 Open Diapason
    16 Bourdon
    
    Mechanicals:
    Swell to Great Coupler
    Great to Pedal Coupler
    Swell to Pedal Coupler
    Tremolo to Swell
    Bellows Signal
    
    		
  • Click Here Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Hawaiian Gazette May 1, 1893 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.