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Delaware Organ Co. (1975)

Location:

Church of St. Anthony
4505 Richardson Avenue
Bronx, NY 10470 US
Organ ID: 67089

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 December 21, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 17 ranks. 1,003 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops. 23 registers.
Great, Swell, Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Paul R. Marchesano on December 21, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by Delaware Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 21
  • Registers: 23
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Paul R. Marchesano on December 21, 2020.
Paul R. Marchesano on December 21, 2020:

In 1986, the original Delaware organ was enlarged by the Kilgen Organ Service Co. of Astoria, New York.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on December 21, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on December 21, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Exposed pipework: Photograph by Steve Lawson, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. unknown

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