Pipe Organ Database

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Ernest M. Skinner & Co. (Opus 120, 1904)

Location:

Plymouth Church, Congregational
75 Hicks Street
New York City: Brooklyn, NY 11201 US
Organ ID: 19618

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 29, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 52 ranks. 4,331 pipes. 4 manuals. 50 stops. 59 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 29, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 50
  • Registers: 59
  • 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 29, 2018.
Database Manager on November 13, 2005:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Replaced 1865 4/65 E. & G.G. Hook, #360, retaining case and less than thirty registers; dedication recital played by Richard Henry Warren and Scott Wheller, the church organist, on May 8, 1905; replaced by #964.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Tom Farrell, via Jonathan Bowen: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Plymouth's New Organ: Open In New Tab Detailed article describing the rebuilding of the Hook organ by Ernest Skinner, New-York Tribune (New York, New York) · 7 May 1905, Sun · Page 15
Document created on 1905-05-07
We received the most recent update for this document from Paul R. Marchesano on December 23, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Facade: Photograph by AS Archives, submitted by John Roper.

Building exterior: Photograph by AS Archives, submitted by John Roper.

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