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Frans W. M. Bosman (2003)

Originally Werner Bosch (Opus 518, 1968)

Location:

University Temple United Methodist Church
1415 NE 43rd St.
Seattle, WA 98105 US
Sander Chapel
Organ ID: 24316

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on January 27, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 16 ranks. 872 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 12 stops. 12 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 03, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by Werner Bosch
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 12
  • Registers: 12
  • Position: Detached keydesk (mechanical action).
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Balanced tracker.
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on January 27, 2021.
Database Manager on June 13, 2007:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on October 21, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ was originally built in 1968 for St. Bernadette RC Church in Burien (Seattle), Washington. It was sold to University Temple United Methodist Church ca. 2000 for $15,000.00. It was installed there by Frans W. M. Bosman of Mosier, Oregon without tonal changes or additions. The total price for purchase, removing, refurbishing, and reinstallation was $100,000.00
The 5-sectional façade contains notes 1 - 39 of the HW 8' Principal arranged: 7-10-5-10-7.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 23, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the console October 17, 2005
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chapel interior with organ case: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Organ case: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Organ case; closer view: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Organ facade: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Schwellwerk: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Console: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Console; left stopjamb: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Console; right stopjamb: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

Builder's stencil: Photograph by Michael Way. Taken on 2010-10-08

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