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Canadian Memorial United Church
1825 W. Sixteenth Ave.
Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 2M4 Canada

OHS Database ID 53268.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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 April 10, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 24 stops. 27 registers. 24 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.

Notes

  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. (Database Manager. September 4, 2014)
  • Renovated by Hill, Norman & Beard in 1960; renovation, additions and new console by Casavant in 1971 as 3/41. (Jeff Scofield. April 10, 2019)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
       Vancouver, British Columbia
       Canadian Memorial United Church
    
       Casavant   Op. 1269   1928   3/24
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       GREAT                     SWELL
    
    8' Open Diapason   68    16' Bourdon          68
    8' Hohlflöte       68     8' Open Diapason    68
    8' Gemshorn        68     8' Stopped Diapason 68
    4' Octave          68     8' Viola di Gamba   68
    4' Harmonic Flute  68     8' Voix Céleeste    61
       Sub                    8' Aeoline          68
       Super                  4' Flauto Traverso  68
       Chimes          CH     2' Flautino         61
                              8' Cornopean        68
       CHOIR                  8' Oboe             68
                              8' Vox Humana       68
    8' Violin Diapason 68        Tremulant
    8' Melodia         68        Sub
    8' Dulciana        68        Super
    4' Lieblichflöte   68
    2' Piccolo         61        PEDAL
    8' Clarinet        68
       Tremulant             16' Open Diapason    32
       Sub                   16' Bourdon          32
       Super                 16' Gedeckt          SW
       Chimes          25     8' Octave           12
                              8' Stopped Flute    12
                                 Chimes           CH
    
       [Received from Jeff Scofield April 10, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.