OHS Database ID 5052.
Renovation, restoration, or revision is in progress.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 6, 2019.
Slider chests. Mechanical action with pneumatic assist [Barker levers or some similar device]. Mechanical stop action.
Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 42 registers. 39 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Flat straight pedalboard. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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|Balcony and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04|
|Console. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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Boston (Roxbury), Massachusetts First Church of Roxbury (Unitarian Universalist) Hook & Hastings Opus 1171 1883 3 manuals, 34 stops, 39 ranks _______________________________________________________________________ Source: Examination by Barbara Owen GREAT ORGAN SWELL ORGAN 16' Open Diapason 58 16' Bourdon Treble 46 tc 8' Open Diapason 58 16' Bourdon Bass 12 8' Viola da Gamba 58 8' Open Diapason 58 8' Doppel Flöte 58 8' Salicional 58 4' Octave 58 8' Aeoline 58 4' Flute Harmonique 58 8' Quintadena 58 2 2/3' Twelfth 58 4' Violina 58 2' Fifteenth 58 4' Flauto Traverso 58 Mixture IV 232 2' Flautino 58 8' Trumpet 58 Dolce Cornet III 174 8' Cornopean 58 CHOIR ORGAN 8' Oboe 58 8' Geigen Principal 58 Tremolo 8' Melodia 58 8' Keraulophon 58 PEDAL ORGAN 8' Dulciana 58 16' Open Diapason 27 4' Fugara 58 16' Bourdon 27 4' Flute d'Amour 58 8' Violoncello 27 2' Piccolo 58 16' Trombone 27 8' Clarionet 58 * * 1-12 Oboe bass COUPLERS MECHANICALS Swell to Great Great Organ Separation Choir to Great Bellows Signal Swell to Choir Great to Pedal Reversible Great to Pedal Balanced Swell Pedal Swell to Pedal Choir to Pedal 4 Combination Pedals [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2014-12-31]