E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 360, 1865)

Location:

Plymouth Church, Congregational
75 Hicks Street
New York City: Brooklyn, NY 11201 US
Organ ID: 10475

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is known from a single historic document only; presumed no longer extant, and may never have existed.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 64 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 52 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 52
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 29, 2012:

Updated through online information from Steven E. Lawson.

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

Database Manager on April 02, 2011:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on November 19, 2005:

Rebuilt by Skinner, 1904; original case retained in Aeolian-Skinner rebuild in 1937.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Compass 58/27. Tubas on 8 wind; Great trebles and pedals on 3 1/2, remainder on 3. Cost $19,150. Rebuilt by Hook & Hastings in 1892.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from Dedication Program & Newspaper
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Plymouth Church Organ. Completion of the Instrument: Open In New Tab Stoplist and description.
Document created on 1866-07-27
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Illustration of organ case and facade: Photograph from an archival source: Hook Organs, published by OHS Press, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 1865

Pipe Organs in New York sponsored by:
This instrument has been viewed 636 times.