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First Congregational Church, UCC
37 Maple Street
Bristol, Connecticut 06010

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OHS Database ID 46519.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 November 30, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 18 stops. 19 registers. 25 ranks. 1244 pipes. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

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

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. March 3, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Scott Lamlein. (Database Manager. March 20, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. November 30, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by William L Degan 2020-02-10
Facade. Photograph by William L Degan 2020-02-10

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
        Bristol, Connecticut
        The Bristol Congregational Church
    
        Casavant   Op. 3365   1977   2/25
    
        Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
        St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
        _________________________________________________
    
        GRAND ORGUE                  RÉCIT
     8' Montre           56       8' Bourdon           56
     8' Flûte à cheminée 56       8' Viole de gambe    56
     4' Prestant         56       4' Principal Conique 56 b
     4' Flûte à fuseau   56       2' Doublette         56
     2' Flûte à bec      56 a   III  Cymbale          168
    II  Cornett       tc 88       8' Trompette         56
    IV  Fourniture      224          Tremblant
    
        PÉDALE
    16' Soubasse         32       a  Flachflöte construction
     8' Octavebasse      32       b  Character intermediate
     8' Bourdon          12          between Spitzflöte and
     4' Basse de Choral  32          Spitzprinzipal 
    II  Mixtur           64
    16' Basson           32
       (cylindrical)
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield November 27, 2010]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.