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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 296, 1913)

Originally Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 603, 1883)

Location:

United Methodist
9 School St.
Saco, ME 04072 US
Organ ID: 6897

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Status and Condition:

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

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 19 ranks. 1,028 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops. 19 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 21
  • Registers: 19
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • 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 September 27, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- In an oak case at the front of the room. Pipe fence facade of 33 silver-painted pipes in a suggested 5-sectional arrangement of: 5-8-7-8-5. The Swell 16' Bourdon Bass is not enclosed. The Swell 8' Voix Celeste also draws the Aeoline.

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 1992.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Built for the Methodist Church, Amsterdam, NY. Moved in 1913 and rebuilt by Morey in 1913, #296, 2-?

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

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