OHS Database ID 4296.
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Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 21 stops. 19 registers. 25 ranks. 1335 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. 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. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.
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Hopkinton, Massachusetts St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church WOODBERRY & HARRIS, Opus 243, 1889 - Original Specifications Andover Organ Co., R-153, 1971 - Mechanical Renovation GREAT COUPLERS (Drawknob) 16 Open Diapason 61 Swell to Pedal Coup. 8 Open Diapason 61 Great to Pedal Coup. 8 Melodia 61 8 Dulciana 61 Swell to Great Coup. 4 Octave 61 Swell to Great 8ͮͣ Coup. 2-2/3 Octave Quinte 61 2 Super Octave 61 III Mixture [ - - ] 183 FOOT LEVERS (Labeled; l - r) 8 Trumpet 61 Piano Great – 8' Mel., 8' Dul. Reversible Gr. to Ped. SWELL (Expressive) 16 Bourdon Treble (tc) 49 Forte Great – 16,8,8,8,4,2-2/3,2,III 16 Bourdon Bass 12 8 Violin Diapason 61 8 Stopped Diapason 61 PEDAL MOVEMENTS 8 Salicional 61 Swell Expression (bal.) 4 Flute Harmonique 61 4 Violina 61 III Cornet [ - - ] 183 ACTION: Mechanical Key & Stop 8 Oboe (tc) 49 8 Bassoon 12 VOICES: 19 Tremolo STOPS: 21 PEDAL RANKS: 23 16 Open Diapason 27 16 Bourdon 27 PIPES: 1,335 NOTES The original cost of the organ was $3,500.00. The organ is free-standing and encased in the rear gallery. The 3-sectional façade contains 27 stenciled pipes arranged: 7 – 13 - 7. The keydesk is attached and projecting. It has a lid which can be lifted to form a music rack. Stops are as drawknobs in terraced jambs on either side of the manuals. The organ was formally dedicated at the Pontifical Vesper Service on September 2, 1889. Sources: W&H opus list; Parish records; notes in the files at the Andover Organ Co.; JRS; extant organ. [Received from James R. Stettner 2014-06-07.]