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J.W. Walker & Sons Ltd. (1988)

Originally J. W. Walker (Opus "year 1988", 1988)

Location:

Residence: Will Sherwood
Sterling, MA 01565 US
Organ ID: 1381

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on November 23, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 12 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Slider Motors: Solenoids.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on November 23, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 12
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on November 23, 2018.
Database Manager on November 23, 2018:

Updated by will sherwood, the builder.

https://walkerorgans.com/newBuilt/usa/usa.html#
http://sherwoodphoto.com/organ/ <-- correct stoplist

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Database Manager on January 28, 2016:

At later date, Estey Op. 1677 added as Antiphonal

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1996.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

nearly new in 1996.

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 American Organist</i>, December 1990
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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