Pipe Organ Database

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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 457, 1875)

Location:

Methodist Church
5 Queen Street North
Aylmer, ON N5H 2W4 CA
Organ ID: 65585

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Andrew Henderson on May 27, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 14 registers.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Registers: 14
  • 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.
We received the most recent update for this console from Andrew Henderson on May 27, 2020.
Andrew Henderson on May 27, 2020:

This pipework of this one manual instrument was incorporated into a new 2-manual organ built by the Karn-Morris Organ Co. in 1913, which was subsequently rebuilt with a new console by the Keates Organ Co. in the mid-twentienth century.

We received the most recent update for this note from Andrew Henderson on May 27, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary & Organ Case: Photograph from an archival source: Elgin County Archives, submitted by Andrew Henderson. Taken approx. 1897

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