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Wicks Pipe Organ Co. (Opus 3850, 1958)

Location:

First Lutheran Church
299 Berkeley Street
Boston (Back Bay), MA 02116 US
Organ ID: 18049

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 20 ranks. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 29 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 29
  • 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 August 05, 2007:

Updated through online information from Leonardo A. Ciampa. -- Organ was replaced with Richards, Fowkes & Co. Op. 10 (2000).

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

Database Manager on May 21, 2005:

The Wicks Opus list shows 11 ranks, other sources show 16.

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

Database Manager on May 10, 2005:

Enlarged by Wicks in 1978 to 20 ranks. Relocated to the Community Church, Aspen, CO in 1998.

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

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