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David E. Wallace & Company LLC (Opus 64, 2009)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 173, 1854)

Location:

Church of Our Lady & St Rochus
Grote Markt, B-2850
Boom, 11 BE
Left transept St Rochus Church
Organ ID: 46896

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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: Slider
  • 29 ranks. 1,273 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 26 stops. 33 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 May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 26
  • Registers: 33
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Balanced tracker.
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 10, 2011:

Updated through on-line information from Alfonso Torrijos.

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

Database Manager on June 21, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Koen Schelkens.

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

Database Manager on June 20, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from David Wallace.

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

Database Manager on June 19, 2010:

Identified through on-line information from David Wallace. -- E & G G Hook opus 173 1854, built for the State Street Congregational Church in Portland, Maine. Removed from Portland and set up in the Westbrook Methodist Church in February 1893 by Portland organ technician C. P. Graves. Removed from the Westbrook church in March 2005 by David Wallace when the church closed. Installed in the Boom, Belgium church in 2009 by David Wallace.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed Stoplist (Source: David E. Wallace website, 2012-04-10)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case: Photograph by David Wallace.

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