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Hutchings-Votey Organ Co. (Opus 1547, 1904)

Location:

Trappist Monastery
Spencer, MA 01562 US
sanctuary
Organ ID: 5361

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 2 manuals. 8 stops.
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: 2
  • Stops: 8
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 29, 2012:

Updated through online information from Rev. Dr. Norman F. David. -- This Hutchins-Votey opus 1547 tracker organ, constructed in 1904, was relocated to Christ Lutheran, Belmont in 1972, and was rebuilt and installed by Philip A. Beaudry of the Andover Organ Company in Lawrence, MA.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Shown in BOC at Convent of the Good Shepherd R. C. , Roxbury, MA.

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

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