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Wigton Pipe Organs

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 2045, 1939)

Location:

Grosse Pointe Academy
171 Lake Shore Road
Grosse Pointe Farms, 48236 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 70951

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Convents, Monasteries, and the like
  • 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 Gary Pace on May 06, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 10 ranks. 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 10 stops. 10 registers.
Chapel:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 10
  • Registers: 10
  • Position: Detached keydesk (mechanical action).
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Gary Pace on May 06, 2022.

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