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Residence: Dick Wilcox / Wurlitzer Manor
Gig Harbor, Washington 98335

OHS Database ID 22447.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
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Technical Details

Wurlitzer EP chests .

Four manuals. 48 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Horseshoe style console. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Stop keys in horseshoe curves. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. December 29, 2005)
  • The console and many parts of the organ are from the Brooklyn Fox Theatre, Brooklyn, New York (1928 Wurlitzer, Op. 1904); they had been relocated to the Cardinal Music Palace restaurant in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and were installed here in 1986. The organ also contains parts from the 1926 Wurlitzer (Opus 1370) built for the Legion Theatre, Alamosa, Colorado. (Steven E. Lawson. December 27, 2017)

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from Puget Sound Theatre Organ Society website
    Gig Harbor, Washington
    Dick Wilcox Residence / Wurlitzer Manor 
    
    Console and many parts from 1928 Wurlitzer Opus 1904 (Fox Theatre, Brooklyn, New York)
    Additional parts from 1926 Wurlitzer Opus 1370 (Legion Theatre, Alamosa, Colorado)
    4 manuals, 48 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________________________________
    
    Chamber Analysis not available
    
             PEDAL                         GREAT                         BOMBARDE
         32' Bombarde                  16' Solo Post Horn            16' Solo Post Horn
         32' Diaphone                  16' English Post Horn (TC)    16' English Post Horn (TC)
         32' Contra Bourdon            16' Solo Trumpet              16' Solo Trumpet
         16' Solo Post Horn            16' Trumpet (TC)              16' Trumpet
         16' Bombarde                  16' Harmonic Trumpet (TC)     16' Harmonic Trumpet
         16' Ophecleide                16' Bombarde                  16' Bombarde
         16' Diaphone                  16' Ophecleide                16' Ophecleide
         16' Tibia Plena (unenclosed)  16' Open Diapason             16' Diaphone
         16' Tibia Clause (Solo)       16' Diaphonic Horn            16' Tibia Clausa (Solo)
         16' Tibia Clausa              16' Tibia Clausa (Solo)       16' Tibia Clausa
         16' Diaphonic Horn            16' Tibia Clausa              16' Saxophone (TC)
         16' Solo String               16' Saxophone (TC)            16' Orchestral Reeds (Select)
         16' Clarinet                  16' Musette (TC)              16' Clarinet
         16' Oboe Horn                 16' Orchestral Oboe (TC)      16' Vox Humana (Solo)
         16' Bourdon                   16' Clarinet                  16' Vox Humana
         16' Lieblich Bourdon          16' String Ensemble            8' Solo Post Horn
          8' Solo Post Horn            16' Bourdon                    8' English Post Horn
          8' English Post Horn         16' Vox Humana (Solo) (TC)     8' Solo Trumpet
          8' Trumpet                   16' Vox Humana (TC)            8' Trumpet
          8' Harmonic Trumpet           8' Solo Post Horn             8' Harmonic Trumpet
          8' Tuba Mirabilis             8' English Post Horn          8' Tuba Mirabilis
          8' Tuba Horn                  8' Solo Trumpet               8' Tuba Horn
          8' Octave Diaphonic           8' Trumpet                    8' Diaphonic Diapason
          8' Octave Open                8' Harmonic Trumpet           8' Open Diapason
          8' Octave Horn                8' Tuba Mirabilis             8' Horn Diapason
          8' Tibia Plena (unenclosed)   8' Tuba Horn                  8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)
          8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)        8' Diaphonic Diapason         8' Tibia Clausa
          8' Tibia Clausa               8' Open Diapason              8' Saxophone
          8' String Bass                8' Horn Diapason              8' Krumet
          8' Strings VI                 8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)        8' Musette
          8' Cello                      8' Tibia Clausa               8' Orchestral Oboe
          8' Clarinet                   8' Saxophone                  8' Clarinet
          8' Flute                      8' Kinura                     8' Strings Ensemble (Select)
          8' Lieblich Flute             8' Krumet                     8' Concert Flute
         16' Piano                      8' Musette                    8' Lieblich Flute
          8' Piano                      8' Orchestral Oboe            8' Vox Humana (Solo)
             Bass Drum                  8' Clarinet                   8' Vox Humana
             Tympani                    8' Solo String            5 1/3' Tibia Quint (Select)
             Crash Cymbal               8' Gamba                      4' Octave Open
             Roll Cymbal                8' Viol d'Orchestre           4' Octave Horn
             Tap Cymbal                 8' Salicional                 4' Piccolo (Solo)
             Sizzle Cymbal              8' Oboe Horn                  4' Piccolo
             Finger Cymbals             8' Quintadena                 4' String Ensemble (Select)
          8' Accomp. to Pedal           8' Concert Flute              4' Flute
          4' Accomp. Octave Pedal       8' Lieblich Flute             4' Harmonic Flute
          8' Great to Pedal             8' Vox Humana (Solo)          4' Lieblich Flute
          4' Great Octave Pedal         8' Vox Humana             2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth (Solo)
          8' Solo to Pedal          5 1/3' Tibia Quint (Select)   2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth
          8' Trumpet en Chamade         4' Octave Open            2 2/3' Lieblich Twelfth
          4' Principal                  4' Octave Horn                2' Piccolo (Tibia) (Solo)
             Selective Traps            4' Piccolo (Solo)             2' Piccolo (Tibia)
             Acccomp. & Pedal Traps     4' Piccolo                    2' Harmonic Piccolo
                                        4' Solo String                2' Lieblich Piccolo
             ACCOMPANIMENT              4' Gamba                      1' Fife (Solo)
          8' English Post Horn          4' Viol                       8' Trumpet en Chamade
          8' Solo Trumpet               4' Salicional                 4' Principal
          8' Trumpet                    4' Flute                         Mixture III
          8' Harmonic Trumpet           4' Harmonic Flute             8' Piano
          8' Tuba Mirabilis             4' Lieblich Flute                Harp
          8' Tuba Horn                  4' Vox Humana                    Chrysoglott
          8' Diaphonic Diapason     3 1/5' Tibia Tenth                   Xylophone
          8' Open Diapason          2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth (Solo)          Glockenspiel
          8' Horn Diapason          2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth             16' Bombarde Sub Octave
          8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)        2' Piccolo (Tibia) (Solo)     8' Bombarde Unison Off
          8' Tibia Clausa               2' Piccolo (Tibia)            4' Bombarde Octave
          8' Saxophone                  2' Fifteenth                  8' Great to Bombarde
          8' Clarinet                   2' Piccolo (Solo)             4' Great Octave Bombarde
          8' Solo String                2' Piccolo
          8' Gamba                  1 3/5' Tibia Tierce (Solo)           SOLO
          8' Viol d'Orchestre       1 3/5' Tierce                     8' Solo Post Horn
          8' Salicional             1 1/3' Tibia Larigot (Select)     8' English Post Horn
          8' Oboe Horn                  1' Fife                       8' Solo Trumpet
          8' Quintadena                 8' Trumpet en Chamade         8' Trumpet
          8' Concert Flute              4' Principal                  8' Harmonic Trumpet
          8' Lieblich Flute             2' Principal                  8' Tuba Mirabilis
          8' Vox Humana (Solo)             Mixture III                8' Tuba Horn
          8' Vox Humana                16' Great Sub Octave           8' Diaphonic Diapason
          4' Octave Open                8' Great Unison Off           8' Open Diapason
          4' Octave Horn            5 1/3' Great Fifth                8' Horn Diapason
          4' Piccolo                    4' Great Octave               8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)
          4' Solo String            2 2/3' Great Twelfth              8' Tibia Clausa
          4' Gambette                  16' Solo Sub Great             8' Saxophone
          4' Viol                       8' Solo to Great              8' Kinura
          4' Salicet                   16' Piano                      8' Krumet
          4' Flute                      8' Piano                      8' Musette
          4' Harmonic Flute             4' Piano                      8' Orchestral Oboe
          4' Lieblich Flute                Harp                       8' Clarinet
          4' Vox Humana                    Chrysoglott                8' Strings Ensemble (Select)
      2 2/3' Twelfth                       Xylophone                  8' Oboe Horn
          2' Piccolo                       Glockenspiel               8' Quintadena
          2' Harmonic Piccolo              Orchestral Bells           8' Concert Flute
          2' Lieblich Piccolo                                         8' Lieblich Flute
          4' Principal                     GREAT 2nd TOUCH            8' Vox Humana (Solo)
             Mixture III               16' Solo Post Horn             8' Vox Humana
          8' Piano                     16' English Post Horn          4' Octave Open
          4' Piano                     16' Solo Trumpet               4' Octave Horn
             Sub Harp                  16' Trumpet                    4' Piccolo (Solo)
             Harp                       8' Solo Post Horn             4' Piccolo
             Sub Chrysoglott            8' Solo to Great              4' Strings Ensemble (Select)
             Chrysoglott                   Great Pizz                 4' Flute
             Snare Drum                16' Solo to Great Pizz.        4' Harmonic Flute
             Tambourine                 8' Solo to Great Pizz.        4' Lieblich Flute
             Castanets                                            2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth (Solo)
             Tap Cymbal                                           2 2/3' Tibia Twelfth
             Sizzle Cymbal                                            2' Piccolo (Tibia) (Solo)
             Choke Cymbal                                             2' Piccolo (Tibia)
             Chinese Block                                            2' Harmonic Piccolo
             Selective Traps                                          2' Lieblich Piccolo
          4' Accomp. Octave                                       1 3/5' Tibia Tierce (Solo)
          4' Solo to Accomp.                                      1 3/5' Tibia Tierce
                                                                  1 1/3' Tibia Larigot
             ACCOMPANIMENT 2nd TOUCH                                  1' Fife (Select)
          8' Solo Post Horn                                           8' Trumpet en Chamade
          8' English Post Horn                                        4' Principal
          8' Solo Trumpet                                                Mixture III
          8' Trumpet                                                 16' Solo Sub Octave
          8' Harmonic Trumpet                                         8' Solo Unison Off
          8' Tuba Mirabilis                                       6 2/3' Solo Third
          8' Tuba Horn                                            5 1/3' Solo Fifth
          8' Diaphonic Diapason                                   4 4/7' Solo Seventh
          8' Tibia Clausa (Solo)                                      4' Solo Octave
          8' Clarinet                                                 4' Calliope
          4' Piccolo (Solo)                                           2' Band Fife
          8' Piano                                                       Accordian
             Sub Harp                                                 8' Piano
             Octave Glockenspiel                                         Sub Harp
             Cathedral Chimes                                            Harp
             Triangle                                                    Sub Chrysoglott
          4' Great Octave Accomp.                                        Xylophone
          8' Solo to Accomp.                                             Glockenspiel
                                                                         Orchestral Bells
             TREMULANTS                    KEY CHEEK TOYS                Sleigh Bells
             Main                          Roll Cymbal                   Solo Birds
             Main II                       Crash Cymbal                  Cathedral Chimes
             Solo                          Kettle Drum
             Solo II                       Birds                         Tibia & Vox (Solo I)
             Tibia Clausa                  Wood Block                    Tibia & Vox (Solo II)
             Tibia Clausa                  Bass Drum                     Gamba Celeste
             Vox Humana                    Boat Whistle                  Viol Celeste
             Vox Humana                    Klaxon                        Voix Celeste I
             Diaphonic Diapason            Police Siren                  Voix Celeste II
             Tuba Horn                     Ah-Oo-Gah                     Horn Diapason Celeste
             Tuba Mirabilis                Acme Siren                    Quintadena Celeste
             Vibraphone                    Trolley Bell                  Flute Celeste
             Percussion Reit               Wolf Whistle
                                           Train Whistle
                                           Police Whistle
                                           Slide Whistle
                                           Doorbell
                                           Wind Chimes
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-12-27]
    
    
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