OHS Database ID 6950.
The organ has been destroyed and is no longer extant.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 26, 2018.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 18 stops. 19 registers. 20 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
The organ is in a case at the front of the room. The organ has an attached keydesk.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.
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|Swell Shoe. Photograph by Jeffrey H Smith 2018-06-11|
|Facade Pipes. Photograph by Jeffrey H Smith 2018-06-11|
|Keydesk. Photograph by Jeffrey H Smith 2018-06-11|
|Builder Nameplate. Photograph by Jeffrey H Smith 2018-06-11|
|Coupler & Combination Pedals. Photograph by Jeffrey H Smith 2018-06-11|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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Wakefield, Massachusetts First Baptist Church E. & G. G. Hook & Hastings Opus 635 1872 2 manuals, 18 stops, 20 ranks ____________________________________________ GREAT ORGAN 16' Bourdun 58 8' Open Diapason 58 8' Dulciana 58 8' Melodia 58 4' Octave 58 3' Twelfth 58 2' Fifteenth 58 Mixture, 3 ranks 174 8' Trumpet 58 SWELL ORGAN 8' Open Diapason 46 * 8' Viola 58 8' Std. Diapason 58 4' Flauto Traverso 58 4' Violina 58 2' Flautina 58 8' Bassoon 12 8' Oboe (TC) 46 * 1-12 grooved to Std. Diapason PEDAL ORGAN 16' Open Diapason 27 16' Bourdon 27 Tremolo Bellows Signal Manual Coupler Great to Pedal Swell to Pedal Swell Pedal [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2017-06-22]