Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères (Opus 642, 1916)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
Truro, NS CA
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 48911

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider with pneumatic pull-downs (externally, EP or TP)
  • 27 ranks. 1,758 pipes. 4 divisions. 2 manuals. 28 stops. 25 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with pneumatic pull-downs (externally, EP or TP) chests
  • Position: In center 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: 2
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 28
  • Registers: 25
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2017:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture.

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

Database Manager on October 29, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuilt, electrified and provided with a new console in 1955 as Casavant Op. 2290.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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