Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Emery Brothers (2017)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 878, 1931)

Location:

Organ Historical Society Headquarters - "Stoneleigh"
330 North Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085-1737 US
Organ ID: 60766

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Status and Condition:

  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 35 ranks. 3 manuals. 31 stops. 52 registers.
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: 31
  • Registers: 52
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets on angled jambs.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 04, 2017:

Originally built in 1931 for the C. W. Nichols residence ("Pleasantdale Château") in West Orange, New Jersey.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
courtesy Chris Kehoe, Emery Brothers: Open In New Tab Typed Specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Console and Room: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Left Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Right Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Coupler rail: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

Stoneleigh Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-13

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