The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Belleville Congregational Church
Newburyport, Massachusetts

OHS Database ID 6.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 15, 2008.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 22 stops. 28 registers. 23 ranks. 614 pipes. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 25 notes.

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

Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: Electrified (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Electrified 1958 by Rostron Kershaw. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- 3-sectional Moorish case front with 16 pipes of the Great 16' Tenoroon en facade arranged: 5-6-5. The organ was dedicated December 18, 1867. Source: 1987 OHS Convention Handbook. (Database Manager. September 15, 2008)

Online Documents

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Stoplist

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