OHS Database ID 7500.
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Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 18 stops. 16 registers. 16 ranks. 914 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.
The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear 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. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.
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|Organ Case and Facade in Rear Gallery. Photograph by Roger Lovejoy 2017-09-23|
|J W Steere & Son Nameplate. Photograph by Roger Lovejoy 2017-09-23|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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Nantucket, Massachusetts First Congregational Church J. W. Steere & Sons, Opus 533, 1904 - Original Specifications GREAT (Expressive *) 8' Open Diapason * 61 8' Melodia * 61 8' Dulciana * 61 4' Principal * 61 4' Wald Flute * 61 SWELL (Expressive) 16' Bourdon Treble (tc) 49 16' Bourdon Bass 12 8' Violin Diapason 61 8' Stopped Diapason 61 8' Salicional 61 8' Aeoline 61 4' Flute 61 4' Violina 61 2' Flautino 61 8' Oboe (tc) 49 8' Bassoon 12 Tremolo PEDAL 16' Dbl. Open Diapason 30 16' Bourdon 30 COUPLERS Swell to Pedal  Great to Pedal  Swell to Great Unison  Sw. to Gr. Super Octave  FOOT LEVERS (Unlabeled; l - r) Sw. Forte - Sw. Piano - Gr. to Ped - Reversible Gr. Forte - 8, 8, 8, 4, 4 (full) Gr. Piano - 8' Mel., 8' Dulc. PEDAL MOVEMENTS Swell Expression (bal.) ACTION: Manual: Mech. key & stop Pedal: 16' Bourdon - mechanical 16' Dbl. Open - tubular-pneumatic VOICES: 16 STOPS: 18 RANKS: 16 PIPES: 914 [Received on line from James R. Stettner June 29, 2009.]