Pipe Organ Database

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Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc. (2006)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 326, 1863)

Location:

St. John's Episcopal Church
701 Hampshire Street
Quincy, IL 62301 US
Organ ID: 26693

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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: Slider with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type)
  • 35 ranks. 3 manuals. 30 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 30
  • Registers: 36
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric 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 February 02, 2008:

New organ using E. & G. G. Hook pipes, Skinner console (rebuilt with solid state components).

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

Database Manager on June 29, 2007:

Identified through online information from Lynn Thompson. -- Rebuild and installation of 1863 E. and G. G. Hook (Opus 326), rebuilt by Hook & Hastings as their Opus 2478. With addition of Hook Pedal 16' Bourdon; Hook Swell 4' Octave to replace original; vintage Choir 2' Flautino to replace original; and Roosevelt Pedal 16' Trombone; Hook & Hastings Opus 2478 console will be provided with solid-state switching and combination action.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specification from builder's web site
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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