E. & G. G. Hook (Opus S-196, 1890s)

Location:

St. Hyacinthe Roman Catholic Church
New Bedford, MA 0274_ US
Organ ID: 1644

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Slider
  • 9 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Hutchings, Plaisted & Co. (1873, Opus41).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From Sacred Heart R. C., East Boston. Moved by Hook & Hastings 1890s, #S-196. Church closed. Relocated to St. Anne's R. C., New Bedford, MA.

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

Instrument Images:

St. Hyacinthe steeple seen just to the left of the smokestack towards the right of this old photo: Photograph from an archival source: New Bedford Historic Photo Club Facebook, submitted by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. Before 1970

Line drawing of church: Photograph from an archival source: New Bedford Historic Photo Club Facebook, submitted by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. Unknown

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