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Canadian Memorial United Church
1825 W. Sixteenth Ave.
Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 2M4 Canada

OHS Database ID 64330.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 10, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 32 stops. 36 registers. 41 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Originally installed as 3/24 in 1928; renovations by Hill, Norman & Beard in 1960; renovation, additions and new console by Casavant in 1971. (Jeff Scofield. April 10, 2019)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
         Vancouver, British Columbia
         Canadian Memorial United Church
    
         Casavant   Op. 1269   1928   3/24
         Casavant              1971   3/41
         ______________________________________________
    
         GREAT                       CHOIR
    
     16' Quintaden      61        8' Holzgedackt     61
      8' Prinzipal      61        4' Gemshorn        61
      8' Rohrflöte      61    2 2/3' Nasat           61
      4' Oktav          61        2' Kleinprinzipal  61
      4' Spitzflöte     61    1 3/5' Terz            61
      2' Oktav          61    1 1/3' Quintflöte      61
     IV  Mixtur        244      III  Zimbel         183
      8' Trompete       61        8' Krummhorn       61
         Chimes         25           Tremulant
    
         SWELL                       PEDAL
    
      8' Gedackt        61       16' Prinzipal       32
      8' Salizional     61       16' Subbass         32
      8' Vox coelestis  54       16' Quintaden       GT
      4' Prinzipal      61        8' Oktav           32
      4' Nachthorn      61        8' Gedacktpommer   32
      2' Bachflöte      61        4' Oktav           12
    III  Scharf        183      III  Mixtur          96
     16' Fagott   L/2   61       16' Posaune         32
      8' Trompete       61        8' Trompete        12
      4' Oboe           61        4' Schalmei        32
         Tremulant        
    
         [Received from Jeff Scofield April 10, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.