The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: Frederic Oakley Spedden - "Wee Wah Lodge"
Wee Wah Road
Tuxedo Park, New York 10987

OHS Database ID 60512.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The organ is in good condition and is used occasionally.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 23, 2017.


Technical Details

Two manuals. 13 ranks.

Notes

  • One of the very last organs to leave Germany after war was declared. Organ restored by Charles Kegg Organ Builders, of Hartville, Ohio. (Database Manager. August 23, 2017)

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Photographs

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Welte Advertisement. The Field Illustrated (March 1915) 1914-01-01

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

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from The Welte Organ in America - An Installation List by James Lewis, 2012
    Tuxedo Park, New York
    Frederic Oakley Spedden Residence - "Wee Wah Lodge"
    
    M. Welte & Sons, Inc.   1914    2 manuals, 13 ranks
    ___________________________________________________
    
    2 manual console
    Welte Philharmonic roll player
    
                    GREAT ORGAN (61 notes)
                 8' Diapason
                 8' Viol d'Orchestre
                 8' Viol Celeste
                 8' Dolce
                 8' Concert Flute
                 4' Octave
                 8' Bassoon
                    Harp
                    Chimes
    
                    SWELL ORGAN (42 notes)
                 8' Diapason (Gt)
                 8' Dolce (Gt)
                 8' Concert Flute (Gt)
                 8' Horn
                 8' Clarinet
                 8' Oboe
                 8' Vox Humana
    
                    PEDAL ORGAN (30 notes)
                16' Bourdon
                 8' Flute (ext?)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-08-23]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from The Welte Organ in America - An Installation List by James Lewis, 2012 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.