The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Finnan's Catholic Cathedral
72 St. Paul St.
Alexandria, Ontario K0C 1A0 Canada

OHS Database ID 53317.

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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 September 5, 2014.
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Technical Details

Tubular pneumatic key action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 19 stops. 19 registers. 21 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.


  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The cost was $ 3,065.00. (Database Manager. September 5, 2014)

Online Documents

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  • Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives. Source: Copied from the factory specifications dated December 17, 1906
         Alexandria, Ontario
         St. Finnan's Cathedral
         Casavant   Op. 284   1907   2/21
         GREAT                     SWELL                       PEDAL
     16' Bourdon         65     8' Open Diapason    58     16' Open Diapason 30
      8' Open Diapason   65     8' Stopped Diapason 58     16' Bourdon       30
      8' Melodia         65     8' Viola di Gamba   58
      8' Dulciana        65     8' Voix Celeste     46
      4' Octave          65     8' Dolcissimo       58
      4' Harmonic Flute  65     4' Harmonic Flute   58
      2' Fifteenth       65     2' Piccolo          58
    III  Mixture        195     8' Oboe & Bassoon   58
      8' Trumpet         65        Tremulant
                    [Received from Jeff Scofield February 14, 2017]
  • Click Here Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives. Source: Copied from the factory specifications dated December 17, 1906 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.