Meloni & Farrier (2005)

Originally J. H. & C. S. Odell & Co. (Opus 128, 1873)

Location:

First Congregational Church
30 Hillside Road
Chester, NJ 07930 US
Organ ID: 19317

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Paul R. Marchesano on October 16, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 13 ranks. 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 12 stops.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 12
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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.
  • 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 05, 2005:

Restoration and enlargement of J.H. & C. S. Odell Opus 128, 1873. 8' Trumpet Bass added by Meloni & Farrier in 1992.

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

Instrument Images:

Center facade: Photograph by Anthony Meloni, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2021-10-15

Keydesk: Photograph by Anthony Meloni, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2021-10-15

Odell nameplate: Photograph by Anthony Meloni, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2021-10-15

Meloni & Farrier nameplate: Photograph by Anthony Meloni, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2021-10-15

Sanctuary decorated for Christmas: Photograph from an archival source: Church website, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. unknown, after 2005

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