The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Blessed Sacrament R.C. Church
551 Pleasant Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01602

OHS Database ID 23515.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 8, 2006.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 23 stops. 27 registers. 26 ranks. 1696 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Extant; unaltered. (Database Manager. May 8, 2006)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Stephen St. Denis 2019-06-17
Nave and rear gallery. Photograph by Stephen St. Denis 2019-06-17
Organ case in the rear gallery. Photograph by Stephen St. Denis 2019-10-06
Console. Photograph by Stephen St. Denis 2019-10-06
Facade. Photograph by Stephen St. Denis 2019-10-06

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from The Diapason, October 1928, via Steve Bournias
    Worcester, Massachusetts
    Church of the Blessed Sacrament, R.C.
    
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 736   1928   3 manuals, 23 stops, 26 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT ORGAN                          SWELL ORGAN
        16' Bourdon              5 PED        8' Diapason            73
         8' First Diapason      61            8' Rohrflöte           73
         8' Second Diapason     61            8' Salicional          73
         8' Flute Harmonique    61            8' Voix Celeste        73
         4' Octave              61            4' Octave              73
        II  Grave Mixture      122            4' Flute Triangulaire  73
                                            III  Mixture            183
            CHOIR ORGAN                      16' Waldhorn            73
         8' Concert Flute       73            8' Trumpet             73
         8' Dulciana            73            8' Oboe                73
         8' Unda Maris (TC)     61               Tremolo
         4' Flute               73
         8' Clarinet            73               PEDAL ORGAN
            Tremolo                          16' Diapason            32
                                             16' Contre Basse        32
                                             16' Bourdon             32
                                              8' Octave              12
                                              8' Gedeckt             12
                                              4' Flute  
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-06-12]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from The Diapason, October 1928, via Steve Bournias Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.