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E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 180, 1855)

Location:

Center Congregational / Center Church on the Green / The First Church of Christ in New Haven
New Haven, CT US
Organ ID: 14087

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 3 manuals. 35 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Registers: 35
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 27, 2012:

Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock. -- The "American Musical Directory," Thomas Hutchinson, New York, 1861 reports "Size of organ--3 banks keys, 35 stops, 2 octaves pedals. Built by E. & G.G. Hook, of Boston, in 1855."

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

Database Manager on June 03, 2005:

The Hook organ was replaced by Austin, Op. 465 in 1913.

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

Database Manager on February 15, 2005:

Identified from company publications as edited and expanded in The Hook Opus List 1829-1935, ed. William T. Van Pelt (Organ Historical Society, 1991).

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

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