Pipe Organ Database

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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 788, 1893)

Location:

First Unitarian-Universalist Church
204 East Main Street at Norwood
Meriden, CT 06450 US
Organ ID: 7219

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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
  • 35 ranks. 3 manuals. 31 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: 31
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018:

By 2003, the church had closed and was sold for other use. Organ was listed as available for sale.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Church closed and building sold for other use. Organ available for sale in 2003.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Building was St. Paul's Universalist. Renovated 1960-61 by Richard M. Geddes.

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:

Full view of organ: Photograph by Paul Butkus. Taken on 2007-05-10

Keydesk: Photograph by Paul Butkus. Taken on 2007-05-10

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