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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 422, 1923)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
Stamford, CT US
Organ ID: 22838

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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
  • 28 ranks. 1,859 pipes. 3 manuals. 26 stops. 31 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: 3
  • Stops: 26
  • Registers: 31
  • 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 September 26, 2008:

Updated through information from Rick Maryman: "This organ has been moved to The Presbyterian Church, Dover, Delaware. FWIW, it has been rebuilt with minor alterations (which are reversible so that the organ could be made 100 % as it was shipped from the factory)."

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

Database Manager on January 18, 2006:

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:
Addition in 1938, #422-A of Aeoline; relocated when the congregation moved to a new location and a landmark sanctuary nicknamed the "Fish Church," and a large custom 4-manual Allen was installed; replaced by a 4/74 Visser-Rowland in 1991.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on December 11, 2021.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey via <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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