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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 968-B, 1953)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 968-A, 1939)

Location:

Bruton Parish Church, Episcopal
331 W. Duke of Gloucester St.
Williamsburg, VA 23185 US
Organ ID: 25571

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 82 ranks. 4 manuals. 62 stops. 73 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: 4
  • Stops: 62
  • Registers: 73
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 13, 2009:

Updated through online information from Nathaniel Powell.

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

Database Manager on June 25, 2008:

Three-manual console to Western Maryland College as Opus 1313 for new organ: Opus 1312. [According to kinzey-Lawn, the organ and the relocated console are two separate opus numbers.]

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

Database Manager on March 12, 2007:

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:
Enlargement with new four manual console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey via <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel and organ case: Postcard from 1955, courtesy of William Dunklin.

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