Pipe Organ Database

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S. S. Hamill (1890)

Location:

First Congregational Church
18 Andover Road
Billerica, MA 01821 US
Organ ID: 3107

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on August 06, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 13 ranks. 723 pipes. 2 manuals. 13 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 13
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 06, 2011:

Updated through online information from Brendan Kenney.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Altered Andover 1968, 2-15. [Had 1-6 Hook second-hand in 1861]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from Boston Organ Club Newsletter (May 1967): Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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