Pipe Organ Database

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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 604, 1883)

Location:

Village Congregational Church
45 Main St.
West Stockbridge, MA 01266 US
Organ ID: 6898

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on June 09, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 5 ranks. 221 pipes. 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 6 stops. 5 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 09, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 5
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 13
  • 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 terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on June 09, 2019.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1998

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Altered by Andover 1975, 1-6 (1rk, 1st added). Historic Organs Recital 18 Mar 1990.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Pedalboard and expression shoe: Photograph by James R. Stettner.

Keydesk: Photograph by James R. Stettner.

Organ case in front of sanctuary: Photograph by James R. Stettner.

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