The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: Bruce Brewer
Baltimore, Maryland

OHS Database ID 19133.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 25, 2005.
If you can assist us with information concerning the current condition of this organ, please use the form accessible through the "Update" button.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

One manual. 2 stops. 2 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Bruce D. Brewer. -- This organ was probably originally in a private home in West Warwick RI, then in a Catholic School until 05/2004, now in Baltimore MD. The organ has an 8' Diapason in the front, the pipes are mitered over the swell box & behind the case to reduce the overall height. 2 ranks, diapason & dulciana, pedal pull-downs. Walnut case (Database Manager. July 18, 2005)
  • From Bruce D. Brewer: Both ranks are full-compass, with the dulciana basses being stopped metal pipes. (Database Manager. July 24, 2005)
  • On-line update from Bruce Brewer -- Inscription inside the swell box = H.I. Greene, River Pointe, RI. Also, Clyde S.R.R. (?) (Database Manager. August 7, 2005)
  • On-line update from Bruce Brewer -- Both ranks are metal, with wood stoppers in the Dulciana bass. The pipework is all original, either scroll tuned, or cone tuned. all unaltered. (Database Manager. August 7, 2005)
  • On-line update from Bruce Brewer -- The instrument was removed from the chapel of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary Convent, adjoining Saint John the Baptist Church in West Warwick Rhode Island. The address of which was #10 Washington Street, West Warwick, RI in June 2004. (Database Manager. August 25, 2005)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Stoplist

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