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Austin Organ Co. (Opus 1549, 1928)

Location:

St. George Episcopal Church
209 E. 16th Street at Stuyvesant Square
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10003 US
Gallery
Organ ID: 12127

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • 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: Austin Universal Air
  • 89 ranks. 5,730 pipes. 6 divisions. 75 stops. 91 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 75
  • Registers: 91
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric 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 May 27, 2014:

The Gallery and Chancel organs were controlled by a 4-manual master console of 248 stopkeys in the Chancel; replaced in 1958 by 4/95 Moller Op. 9127.

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

Database Manager on December 21, 2004:

Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 20, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm.

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 <i>The New York City Organ Project</i>, NYC AGO website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 1929-09-09

Gallery case: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 1929-09-09

Church interior and gallery case: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 1929-09-09

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