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Bishop & Son View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

London since 1795
Classification: Builder

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May 07, 2018:

Founded by J.C. Bishop. According to the firm's website, "James Bishop was responsible for inventing some of the features that we take for granted in organbuilding today, namely the anti-concussion valve to provide steady wind, the Clarrabella stop and the composition pedals."

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Specs:

  • 1 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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