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Spencer Organ Co., Inc. (2004)

Originally Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 368, 192)

Location:

Church of the Holy Name, Episcopal
60 Monument Ave.
Swampscott, MA 01907 US
Organ ID: 45698

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 18 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 05, 2013:

Updated through online information from William Catanesye.

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

Database Manager on December 31, 2009:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Mechanical and tonal restoration of Skinner, Opus 368, 1922. Original console previously replaced ca. 1972 by Swampscott Organ Service. Tonal alterations by Kinzey-Angerstein in 1973. In 2008, Spencer installed the used/adapted Aeolian-Skinner console, Opus 883, 1932 originally built for the temporary organ at Washington National Cathedral, and relocated by Skinner and Son in 1938 to LaSalle Junior College in Newton, MA.

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

Instrument Images:

Console and facade: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2009-12-13

Console: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2009-12-13

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