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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 937, 1935)

Location:

Church of the Unity, Unitarian
Springfield, MA US
Organ ID: 24801

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Unitarian, Universalist, Unitarian-Universalist
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 28 ranks. 1,842 pipes. 3 manuals. 29 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 29
  • 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 10, 2018:

The landmark 1869 Henry Hobbs Richardson sanctuary was demolished in 1961 for a library parking lot.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Database Manager on November 24, 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:
Moved to new building and tonally altered by Berksbire in 1962; being restored by Czelusniak et Dugal, Inc. ca. l988-ongoing.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 10, 2018.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist 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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