Residence: Judith Temple
JAMES COLE, Op. 335, 1892
Andover Organ Co., 1976, Op. ___ "Tonal Change"
David Wallace & Co., 1992, Op. ___ "Mechanical Change"
<u>GREAT (61 notes)</u>
8' Open Diapason 61
8' Melodia 61
4' Octave. 61
8' Lieblich Gedeckt. 61
8' Viola. 61
4' Flute. 61
2' Flautino 61
<u>PEDAL (32 notes)</u>
16' Bourdon 32
<u>COUPLERS (Mechanical finger pistons)</u>
Swell to Pedal On / Off
Great to Pedal On / Off
Swell to Great On / Off
Swell to Great Octaves (drawknob)
Water Motor [gone] (h-d)
Swell Expression (bal.)
The organ was originally built for the Masonic Temple of Augusta, Maine.
It was moved to two subsequent locations before finding its way to St.
Matthew's Episcopal Church in Lisbon Falls, Maine. While the organ was
there in the 1970s, the Andover Organ Co. of Methuen, MA. rescaled,
cut-down, de-bearded, and revoiced the original Swell 8' Aeoline as a
In 1992, the church was razed to make room for a parking lot for an adjacent
funeral home. Organ builder David E. Wallace and organist Nancy Wines Dewan
rescued the organ. Nancy's sister, Judith Temple, was an organist in the
Spokane, Washington area. The organ was acquired by her and relocated there
by David Wallace. Mr. Wallace replaced the original pedalboard with a new,
32-note AGO pedalboard - also adding a 5-note chest, 5 pipes, and
extending the coupler action 5 notes. He also releathered the stoppers
on his way home from the 1995 A.I.O. convention in San Jose, California.