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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 467, 1911)

Location:

St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church
131 Walton Street
Port Hope, ON L1A 1N4 CA
Organ ID: 49079

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Database Manager on July 01, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 18 ranks. 1,076 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 18 stops. 19 registers.
All:
  • 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 July 01, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 18
  • Registers: 19
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 01, 2018.
Database Manager on December 18, 2017:

Currently, the 1911 Casavant organ in St. Pauls- is one of only a few remaining, pristine and operating tubular pneumatic pipe organs in Canada. In 2011, it was officially recognized as a "Category A,” historic pipe organ by the Historic Organ Committee of the Royal Canadian College of Organists.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on November 06, 2011:

Identified through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Designated as a Class A Heritage instrument by the Royal Canadian College of Organists. In original condition other than addition of electric blower (manual bellows was retained and is still usable). Contains some pipes from previous instrument dating to 1840s. Information from on-line article in North Umberland View dated 11/03/2011, accessed 11/05/2011.

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

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