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Andover Organ Co. (1993)

Originally E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings (Opus 1111, 1882)

Location:

Murray Unitarian-Universalist Church
505 N. Main St.
Attleboro, MA 02703 US
Sanctuary; front
Organ ID: 4997

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Unitarian, Universalist, Unitarian-Universalist
  • 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 Jim Stettner on October 15, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 17 ranks. 928 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 14 stops. 15 registers.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Hook & Hastings
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 15, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Hook & Hastings
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 15, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Hook & Hastings
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 15, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Hook & Hastings
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 14
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • 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 a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Combination Action Foot Trundles
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on October 16, 2021.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings (1882, Opus 1111).

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on October 16, 2021.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1996.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Relocated from St. James Episcopal, Franklin Square, L. I., NY c. 1992. Rebuild. [Church previously had 1912 Estey Op. 1025, rebuilt by Estey in 1957, Op. 3246.] [11rk?] Stoplist in OH 1993 is present (1993) stoplist.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from the parish website: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on October 16, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ in front: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2012-12-24

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