Pipe Organ Database

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Hook & Hastings (Opus 1742, 1897)

Exhibited in the 1993 OHS convention

Location:

St. John's Episcopal Church
210 N. Main Street
Versailles, KY 40383 US
Organ ID: 5523

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on January 18, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 13 ranks. 711 pipes. 2 manuals. 13 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 13
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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 March 16, 2016:

Updated through online information from John Igoe.
In 2015, Webber & Borne Organ Builders removed an inferior string rank, and installed a period oboe. They also cleaned the orginal ornate stenciled front pipes, added a set of tubular chimes and a zimbelstern.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1993

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Originally faced down the nave, later turned 90 degrees. Altered.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case and Keydesk: Photograph by Paul Roger Ballard. Taken on 2015-09-30

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