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Wm. A. Johnson (1900ca.)

Originally Wm. A. Johnson (Opus 409, 1873)

Location:

Thompson Congregational Church
347 Thompson Road P.O.Box 308
Thompson, CT 06277 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 48845

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • 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
  • 24 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 28, 2011:

Identified through online information from Susan H. Markham. -- There are 3 drawknobs above the Swell - Gt. to Pedal, Sw. to Pedal and Swell to Great. There are 3 metal, vertical slides above the Pedal board - Gt. to Ped., Gt. to Ped.(off). and one that is almost a full Gt.(reversible).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Northeastern CT Ago site plus my own memory
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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