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King's Chapel, Unitarian
58 Tremont Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02108

OHS Database ID 22096.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 29, 2005.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

40 stops. 62 registers. 48 ranks. 3055 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Changes and additions to Skinner Op. 170 (1909). (Database Manager. November 29, 2005)

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey
    Boston, Massachusetts
    King's Chapel, Unitarian
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 170-A   1946   4 manuals, 40 stops, 48 ranks
    ___________________________________________________________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN                                SWELL ORGAN
           16' Bourdon             17 PED             16' Bourdon             61
            8' First Diapason      61 *                8' Diapason            61
            8' Second Diapason     61                  8' Gedeckt             61
            8' Philomela           19 PED              8' Salicional          61
            8' Gross Floete        61                  8' Voix Celestes       61
            8' Erzähler            61                  8' Spitz Floete        61
            8' Dulciana (Aeoline)  SW                  8' Quintadena          61
            8' Gedeckt             SW                  8' Aeoline             61
            4' Octave              61                  8' Unda Maris (TC)     49
            4' Flute               61 *                4' Octave              61
        2 2/3' Nazard              SW *            2 2/3' Nazard              61 *
           IV  Mixture            244 *                2' Flautino            61
            8' Tuba                SO                III  Plein Jeu          183 *
            8' Cornopean           SW                 16' Horn                61
                                                       8' Cornopean           61
               CHOIR ORGAN                             8' Oboe                61
           16' Gamba               61                  4' Clarion             61
            8' Geigen Principal    61                     Tremolo
            8' Concert Flute       61
            8' Gemshorn            61 *                   PEDAL ORGAN
            8' String Celeste II  110 *               32' Bourdon             12
            4' Flauto Traverso     61                 16' Diapason            30
            2' Piccolo             61                 16' 1st Bourdon         30
            8' Clarinet            61                 16' 2nd Bourdon         SW
               Tremolo                                16' Gamba               CH
                                                  10 2/3' Quinte              --
               SOLO ORGAN (enclosed with CH)           8' Octave              12
            8' Philomela           GT                  8' Gedeckt             12
           16' Ophicleide          12                  4' Super Octave        12
            8' Tuba                61                 16' Ophicleide          SO
            4' Clarion             12                  8' Tuba                SO
            8' Clarinet            CH                  4' Clarion             SO
            8' English Horn        CH
     
               ECHO ORGAN
            8' Rohr Floete         61
            4' Flute               61
          III  Harmonic Aetheria  183
            8' Cor Anglais         61 *
            8' Vox Humana          61               *  new or changed stops
               Tremolo                                 as Opus 170-A (1946)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-12-08]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.