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Estey Organ Co. (Opus 1395, 1915)

Location:

Fuzhou Lau Memorial Church
Peace Street
Foochow, CN
Chapel
Organ ID: 27163

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 8 ranks. 445 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 8 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by Estey Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 8
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.
Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020:

The organ was purchased for the church by the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.

Database Manager on July 10, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Identified through information in the Estey Opus List as published in the Boston Organ Club newsletter (1973-79).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from website: http://organcn.org/organ/fcw1915/: Open In New Tab Original document from John Williams. Originally published 2019-08-24
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on August 24, 2019.

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