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Estey Organ Co. (Opus 2828, 1929)

Location:

Rupert Congregational Church
2890 VT-153
Rupert, VT 63357 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 30354

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Ventil
  • 8 ranks. 495 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 8 registers.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Estey Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Estey Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Estey Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by Estey Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 8
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.
Database Manager on April 14, 2016:

Updated through online information from Kevin Bishop.
Our Estey is used weekly and is lovingly maintained. It is tubular pneumatic however I do not know if it is pressure or vacuum

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

Database Manager on October 25, 2007:

Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from James R. Stettner: Open In New Tab Originally published August 4, 2018
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on October 23, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console and Organ Case: Photograph by Kevin Bishop. Taken on 2013-02-14

Console and Organ Case: Photograph by Kevin Bishop. Taken on 2013-02-14

Console: Photograph by Kevin Bishop. Taken on 2013-02-14

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Kevin Bishop. Taken on 2013-02-14

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