Pipe Organ Database

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Hall Organ Co. (1939)

Location:

St. Thomas Episcopal Church
830 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511 US
Organ ID: 2528

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on April 08, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 50 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 40 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 40
  • Registers: 53
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on April 08, 2022.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuild of 1869 Steere & Turner, Op. 19 which was a rebuild of an 1850 organ, builder unknown. Rebuilt by Hall Organ Co. in 1939 using about half the pipes. Reb. c. 1992 by John Hendrickson, Pembroke, MA doing business as Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on April 08, 2022.
From THE DIAPASON June 1939: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on April 08, 2022.
Write-up from THE DIAPASON June 1939: Open In New Tab Stoplist and description
Document created on 1939-06-01
We received the most recent update for this document from Jeff Scofield on April 08, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Church interior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-10-20

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-04-28

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