Hook & Hastings (Opus 1866, 1900)

Exhibited in the 2003 OHS convention(s)

Location:

Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Basilica
30 Basilica Drive
Hanover: Edgegrove, PA 17331 US
Conewago Chapel
Organ ID: 5598

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on April 20, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 10 ranks. 576 pipes. 2 manuals. 10 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 10
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 12, 2012:

Updated through online information from Evan Brickner.

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

Database Manager on October 09, 2012:

An original installation. Identified by T. Daniel Hancock, using information from this web site: http://www.harrisburgago.com/AreaOrgans/ConewagoChapel/ConewagoChapelSpecs.HTM.

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

Database Manager on June 02, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Shaull.

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

Database Manager on May 16, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jody Richter.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1993

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Also known as Conewago Chapel. Became a basilica in 1962. Restored by Brunner & Heller 1983.

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

Instrument Images:

Pipe Facade: Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2002-05-01

Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case: Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2002-05-01

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