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Hutchings Organ Co. (1915)

Originally Wm. M. Goodrich (1825)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal
East Street
Wrentham, MA 02093 US
Organ ID: 2333

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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: Slider
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 20 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 20
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 06, 2008:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- This was the relocating of the 1825 Goodrich/1860 Simmons & Willcox/1883 Hutchings Plaisted from the Universalist Church in North Attleboro, MA. to Trinity Episcopal in Wrentham, MA. It was replaced in N. Attleboro by a new Hutchings (Organ Co. or Votey?), opus 1728. Source: History of the organ written by Robert C. Newton of the Andover Organ Co.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was William Goodrich (c. 1825).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Moved in 1915 from Universalist church, North Attleboro, MA by Hutchings. [The Hutchings list as published by BOC show Hutchings Op. 1728, 3m, El action, in 1916 for the Universalist Church, North Attleboro, MA. Was this organ sold here when they installed that one?] Goodrich/Simmons-Willcox/Hutchings, Plaisted & Co. organ. Rebuilt by Andover 1968, #R-90, 2-20.

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

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