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Ronald C. Bishop Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments


Maplewood, New Jersey, 1980s; Westville, New York, 1990s.
Classification: Builder

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October 30, 2004:

Note from the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va., Organ Historical Society, 1991; rev. ed., 1997, with updated information). Edited for the revised OHS Online Database website, 2017. -

Ronald C. Bishop was a partner in Ferrara & Bishop of Maplewood, New Jersey, from 1969 to the 1980s. After the partnership ended, Bishop was a representative of the Schantz firm of Orrville, Ohio, starting in 1983 in New Jersey; he relocated to Westville, New York, around 1993.


  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist, January, 1983, 55.
  • The American Organist, April, 1993, 52.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 3 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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