Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 6048, 1985)

Location:

Grace Memorial Episcopal Church
100 West Church St.
Hammond, LA 70401 US
Organ ID: 52923

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 7 ranks. 2 manuals. 38 stops.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 38
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 14, 2014:

Updated through online information from Chuck Effler.

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

Database Manager on July 11, 2014:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Chuck Effler, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- This instrument replaced Hook & Hastings, Op. 2341, 1914. A unified 4- and 2- principal (73 pipes), and a 16- Bourdon (30 pipes) were used in the new organ. The display casework was also used.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist provided by R G Capra via Chuck Effler
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

Church Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

Great Facade Pipes: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

Console: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

Great Pipework: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

Swell Pipework: Photograph by Chuck Effler. Taken on 2014-07-06

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