Pipe Organ Database

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Erik Johansson (2000)

Originally George [Geo.] Jardine (1854 ca.)

Location:

Weston Community Church on the Hill
37 Lawrence Hill Road
Weston, VT 05161 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 64705

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Nondenominational Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on October 19, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 2 divisions. 1 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 18
  • 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 flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.
Database Manager on December 10, 2019:

The original home of this organ is not known. It spent many decades in various homes in Washington State - mostly in the Seattle area. It was sold to Erik Johansson in Vermont who mechanically restored and tonally modified the organ and placed it here.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior with organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2016-10-05

Organ in back, left corner: Photograph by Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2016-10-05

Organ across rear gallery: Photograph by Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2016-10-05

Organ case: Photograph by Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2016-10-05

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