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George Jardine & Son (1880)

Location:

Empire City Skating Rink Building
Corner of 63rd Street and Third Avenue
New York, NY 10009 US
Organ ID: 67639

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Amusements: Skating Rinks, etc.
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from John Roper on February 17, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 24 stops.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Built by George Jardine & Son
We received the most recent update for this division from John Roper on February 17, 2021.

Swell:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Built by George Jardine & Son
We received the most recent update for this division from John Roper on February 17, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Built by George Jardine & Son
We received the most recent update for this division from John Roper on February 17, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by George Jardine & Son
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 24
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
We received the most recent update for this console from John Roper on February 17, 2021.
John Roper on February 17, 2021:

From the NYC organ page: This organ was moved to Church of the Annunciation, New Orleans, La. Specifications of this organ have not yet been located.

We received the most recent update for this note from John Roper on February 17, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Building intererior. Brown, Henry Collins, ed. Valentine's Manual of the City of New York: 1917-1918: Empire Skating Rink.: Photograph by NYC Organ page, submitted by John Roper.

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