Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1982ca.)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 576, 1871)

Location:

St. Mary's R.C. Church
5 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 6846

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Bruce B Stevens on September 27, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 55 ranks. 3 manuals. 45 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 45
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was E. & G. G. Hook (1871, Opus576).

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 1994.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Relocated through OCH from St. Alphonsus R. C., NYC. Retrackerized in 1982 by a host of builders. Fire 3 Mar 1998 caused little damage.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Console of the organ: the Solo is the bottom manual; the Great is the second manual; the Swell is the third manual.: Open In New Tab Stoplist from 1994 Regional Convention Handbook, Connecticut Originally published 2020-09-27
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Bruce B Stevens on September 27, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Case Facade in Rear Gallery: Photograph by Mike Loukides. Taken on 2016-12-03

Console : Photograph by Jean-Pierre Dumont. Taken on 2020-08-07

Swell and Pedal draw knobs, including the bellows signal: Photograph by Jean-Pierre Dumont. Taken on 2020-08-08

Great and Solo (bottom manual) draw knobs: Photograph by Jean-Pierre Dumont. Taken on 2020-08-08

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