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Simmons & Willcox (1864ca.)

Location:

Baptist Church
Wales, MA 01081 US
Organ ID: 1828

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 1 manuals. 6 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Stops: 6
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 54
  • Pedal Compass: 25
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 02, 2009:

Updated through online information from Stephen Russell. -- Organ Technician: Releathered bellows and repaired pedal chest, July 2009. Traditional style keydesk behind sliding doors. Manual Compass: 54 notes, CC-f54 Pedal Compass: 25 notes, CCC-C25

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt Steere & Turner, 1-6; renovated Andover 1986. Most parts of the early organ, pipes are S&T.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist. On-line update from Stephen Russell.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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