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St. David's Episcopal Church
284 Stoddard's Wharf Road
Gales Ferry, Connecticut 06335

OHS Database ID 52974.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 29, 2014.


Technical Details

Two manuals. 7 ranks.

Notes

  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Scot Huntington, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- The parish was founded in 1962, and the present building consecrated in 1966. The unit organ is free standing with functionally exposed pipework, sited at floor level on the gospel side of the altar. The console is on the epistle side, facing the choir pews. Given the choice of a reed stop or having the instrument placed in a swell box enclosure for the same price, the church opted for the reed stop. On-site tonal finishing by Louis Rothenburger. (Database Manager. July 29, 2014)

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  • Original document from Scot Huntington.. Source: From memory, seen 1984
    Gales Ferry, CT
    St. David's Episcopal Church
    
    Organ by Schlicker Organ Co.
    
    GREAT
    8' Principal
    8' Gedeckt
    8' Salicional
    4' Octave
    4' Gedeckt
    2' Rohrfloete
    II Mixture
    8' Krummhorn
    4' Krummhorn
    
    POSITIVE
    8' Gedeckt
    8' Salicional
    4' Rohrfloete
    4' Salicional
    2' Principal
    1 1/3' Larigot   
    1' Siffloete     
    4' Krummhorn
       Tremolo
    
    PEDAL
    16' Untersatz
    8'  Principal
    8'  Gedeckt
    8'  Salicional
    4'  Octave
    4'  Gedeckt
    2'  Rohrfloete
    II  Rauschquint  (Principal +  Rohrfloete)
    16' Dulzian
    8'  Krummhorn
    4'  Krummhorn
    
    RANK ANALYSIS  (unenclosed)
    16' Untersatz/Gedackt  (oak)
    8'  Principal/Octave   (tin)
    8'  Salicional         (50% tin)
    2'  Rohrfloete/Larigot/Siffloete (50% tin; Spitzfloete trebles)
    II  Mixture            (tin)
    16' Dulzian/Krummhorn  (copper)
    
    		
  • Click Here Original document from Scot Huntington.. Source: From memory, seen 1984 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.