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J. W. Steere & Son (1911)

Location:

Christ Episcopal Church
Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA US
Organ ID: 26108

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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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 4 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Manual Compass: 61
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 16, 2016:

Updated through online information from Scot Huntington.
This organ either replaced, or was a rebuild incorporating the previous organ, a 3-manual Steere & Turner No. 205, 1885; which in turn replaced E. & G.G. Hook No. 14, 1834, relocated from St. John's Church, Providence, Rhode Island and installed second hand in Christ Church, Springfield, in 1851.

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

Database Manager on May 18, 2007:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Pedal 32' Diapason retained in Austin organ that followed.

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

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1912).

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