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Unknown Builder

Originally M. P. Möller (1923)

Location:

Poquonnock Bridge Baptist Church
1241 Poquonnock Road
Groton, CT 06430 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 66349

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 6 ranks. 325 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 9 registers.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by M. P. Möller
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.

Swell:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by M. P. Möller
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by M. P. Möller
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by M. P. Möller
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.
Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020:

Identified through online information from Michael J. Gagnon. -- This was the electrification of the original chests. The stop rail appears to be new. At least one tonal change seems likely.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel with organ facade: Photograph by Michael J. Gagnon, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-09-30

Keydesk and stops: Photograph by Michael J. Gagnon, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-09-30

Pipework inside swellbox: Photograph by Michael J. Gagnon, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-09-30

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