Pipe Organ Database

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Hook & Hastings Co. (Opus 1838, 1899)

Location:

Methodist Church
246 Main St.
Wellfleet, MA US
Organ ID: 14971

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on October 03, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 9 ranks. 479 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 11 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on October 03, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 11
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • 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 with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on October 03, 2019.
Database Manager on October 03, 2019:

Updated thru information by James R. Stettner who has serviced the instrument. -- The organ has a unique Pedal Quint coupler.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 04, 2019.

Database Manager on February 28, 2005:

Identified from company publications as edited and expanded in The Hook Opus List 1829-1935, ed. William T. Van Pelt (Organ Historical Society, 1991).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Andover Organ Co. files and stoplist copied from the console in June 1988: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on October 04, 2019.

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