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Stuart Organ Co. (Opus 9R, 1975)

Originally Emory Warren Lane (Opus 119, 1911)

Location:

Byfield Parish Church / Byfield Congregational
Byfield, MA 01922 US
Organ ID: 5066

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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
  • 12 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 13, 2008:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- New case designed by Richard S. Hedgebeth. 5-sectional case with 23 pipes in 5 Romanesque arches arranged: 3-5-7-5-3.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was E. W. Lane (1911, Opus119).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Moved via OCH from Puffer Methodist, Morrisville, VT (Originally 2-12s). In new case. One additional stop prepared for. Relocated in 1988 to St. Louis de Gonzague French R. C., Newburyport, MA.

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

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