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Wellfleet United Methodist Church
246 Main St.
Wellfleet, Massachusetts 02667

OHS Database ID 5585.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 9 stops. 11 registers. 9 ranks. 491 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front 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. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1970. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • The Hook list shows this church as Op. 1838. Altered Andover 1970, 2-9. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated by James R. Stettner who has serviced the organ. -- This was a refurbishing with one tonal change. The original Swell 8' string rank (Viola?) was replaced by a full-compass 2' Principal. (James Stettner. October 3, 2019)

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  • Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner. Source: Stoplist copied from the console June 1998
    Wellfleet, Massachusetts
    Wellfleet United Methodist Church
    
    HOOK & HASTINGS CO., Opus 1838, 1899
    Andover Organ Co., R-135, 1970 – Refurbishing and Tonal Change
    
    
    GREAT                                        COUPLERS (Drawknob)
       8   Open Diapason                61          Swell to Pedal
       8   Dulciana               (tc)  49          Great to Pedal
       8   Melodia                (tc)  49
       8   Stop'd Dia. Bass             12          Sw. to Gr. Unison
       4   Octave                       61          Sw. to Gr. at Octaves
    
                                                    Pedal Quint  [20 notes]
    SWELL (Expressive)
       8   Stop'd Diapason        (tc)  49
       8   Unison Bass                  12       FOOT TRUNDLES (Unlabeled)
       4   Flute Harmonique             61          Gr. 8' Open Diapason          (rev)
       2   Principal                    61
       8   Oboe                   (tc)  49
           Tremolo                               PEDAL MOVEMENTS
                                                    Swell Expression             (bal.)
    
    PEDAL
       16  Sub Bass                     27
    
    
    ACTION: Mech. Key & Stop      VOICES: 9      STOPS: 11      RANKS: 9      PIPES: 491
    
    
    NOTES
    
    
    Sources: H&H opus list; Andover Organ Co. files; JRS; extant, altered organ
    
    
    Wellfleet United Methodist Church
    246 Main St.
    Wellfleet, MA. 02667
    (508) 349-7217                               Documented: June, 1988
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner. Source: Stoplist copied from the console June 1998 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.