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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 185-A, 1928)

Originally The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 185, 1910)

Location:

Holy Communion Episcopal Church
New York City: Manhattan, NY US
Organ ID: 22124

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • 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 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 35 ranks. 2,224 pipes. 32 stops. 47 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:
  • Stops: 32
  • Registers: 47
  • 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 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:
Alterations to Op. 185 (1910).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
<i>The American Organist</i>, January 1931: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior and facade pipes: Photograph from the NYC AGO Organ Project. Taken on 1946-09-09

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