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The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 178, 1910)

Location:

First Church, Unitarian
Chestnut Hill, MA US
Organ ID: 22111

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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: EP pitman
  • 11 ranks. 659 pipes. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 18 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 11
  • Registers: 18
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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 November 29, 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:
Rebuilt in 1954, #178-A. Replaced by Kinzey-Angerstein in 1971, retaining some pipework; relocated to St. John the Evangelist, Duxbury, Massachusetts and rebuilt by DeLisle Pipe Organ Company in 1992.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from OHS Archives, courtesy Jonathan Bowen: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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