Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (1915)

Location:

St-Charles (Limoilou)
500, 8e Avenue
Quebec City, QC G1J3L7 CA
Organ ID: 57969

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is no longer extant; destroyed.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on February 02, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 37 ranks. 2,393 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 31 stops. 33 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on February 02, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 31
  • Registers: 33
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on February 02, 2019.
Database Manager on February 02, 2019:

Updated by René Le Grand

In the FINAL NOTE, we should read \"Destroyed when the church burned on 26 November 1916\".
The municipality of Limoilou, founded in 1893, was annexed to Québec in 1909.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 03, 2019.

Database Manager on February 06, 2018:

Destroyed when the church burned on 26 November 2016; replaced in the new church by Casavant Op. 817 in 1919.

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

Database Manager on March 12, 2016:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The cost was $ 8,100.00.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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