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St. Malachy's R.C. Church
239 West 49th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10036

Upper Church

OHS Database ID 57267.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 5, 2015.

Technical Details

Tubular pneumatic key action. Pneumatic stop action.

Two manuals. 8 stops. 8 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.


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Kimball Console. Photograph from AJWB Collection 1911-01-01
1910 Interior. Photograph by Wurts Bros. (New York, N.Y.) 1910-01-01

Pipe organs in New York sponsored by Foley-Baker, Inc.

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  • Typed specification. Source: From article by Rollin Smith in The American Organist, June 2016
    New York City, New York
    St. Malachy's Roman Catholic Church
    W. W. Kimball Co.   1910   2 manuals, 8 stops, 8 ranks
                    GREAT ORGAN
                 8' Diapason               73?
                 8' Melodia                73?
                 8' Dulciana               73?
                    SWELL ORGAN
                 8' Violin Diapason        73
                 8' Stopped Diapason       73
                 4' Flute Harmonic         73
                 8' Oboe & Bassoon         73
                    PEDAL ORGAN
                16' Bourdon                30
                    Great to Pedal
                    Swell to Pedal
                    Swell to Great 16, 8, 4
                    Swell to Swell 16, 4
                    Great to Great 4
                    PEDAL MOVEMENTS
                    Composition: Swell Piano
                    Composition: Swell Forte
                    Great to Pedal Reversible
                    Balanced Swell Pedal
                    Crescendo Pedal
                    Composition: Great Piano
                    Composition: Great Forte
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-06-29]
  • Click Here Typed specification. Source: From article by Rollin Smith in The American Organist, June 2016 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.