OHS Database ID 6897.
The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
One manual. 2 divisions. 6 stops. 5 registers. 5 ranks. 221 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 13 notes.
The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.
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|Pedalboard and expression shoe. Photograph by James R. Stettner|
|Keydesk. Photograph by James R. Stettner|
|Organ case in front of sanctuary. Photograph by James R. Stettner|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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West Stockbridge, Massachusetts Congregational Church JOHNSON & SON, Opus 604, 1883 MANUAL (Expressive), C-a''' 8 Open Diapason (tc) 46 8 Melodia (tc) 46 8 Dulciana (tc) 46 8 Unison Bass 12 4 Octave 58 Tremulant PEDAL (flat, straight), C-c 16 Sub Bass 13 COUPLERS (Drawknob) Man. to Ped. PEDAL MOVEMENTS Expression (bal.) ACTION: Mech. Key & Stop VOICES: 5 STOPS: 6 RANKS: 5 PIPES: 266 NOTES This organ has the distinction of being the smallest church instrument built by Johnson. In 1975, a 2' Fifteenth was added by the Andover Organ Co., and the other pipework was revoiced. (James R. Stettner) Sources: Johnson opus list; Andover Organ Co. files; JRS; extant, altered organ