The OHS Pipe Organ Database

United Church of Greensboro
Greensboro, Vermont 05841

OHS Database ID 5991.

Awards

OHS Convention Organ, 2013.


Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous 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 September 25, 2005.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 12 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. No combination action. Concave radiating pedalboard.

Notes

  • From Congregational, Athol, MA, where it was replaced by Estey in 1916. Installed here by Estey and tonally altered. Renovated Andover 1972, 2-12. [Andover's web site states they rebuilt the organ.] (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

Online Documents

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Bibliography

  • [Composite: several authors]. "Vermont?," The Tracker (Vol. 57, No. 1 [Winter 2013], pp. 23-38). [Convention overview, photographs of instruments]

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Photographs

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Organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur
Organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur, 2012
Organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur, 2012
Organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur, 2012
Right stop jamb. Photograph by Jim Cook 2013-06-25
Left stop jamb. Photograph by Jim Cook 2013-06-25

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from the 2013 OHS Convention Handbook
    Greensboro, Vermont
    United Church of Greensboro
    
    Wm. A. Johnson Opus 253 (1868)
    Relocated from Athol, Massachusetts in 1916
    Refurbished as their Opus R154 in 1972
    
    Current stoplist
    
    GREAT                         SWELL                        PEDALE
        8 Open Diapason             8 Stop'd Diapason            16 Diapason
        8 Melodia                   8 Stop'd Diapason Bass        
        8 Stop’d Diapason Bass      4 Flute                    COUPLERS
        8 Dulciana                  2 Flageolet                  Swell to Great 
        4 Octave                    8 Oboe                       Great to Pedales
        4 Chimney Flute               Tremolo                    Swell to Pedales
    2 2/3 Twelfth
        2 Fifteenth                                            Bellows Signal  
  • Click Here Stoplist from the 2013 OHS Convention Handbook Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.