Edward Lye & Sons (1897)

Location:

Zion Tabernacle Methodist Church
69 Pearl Street North
Hamilton, ON L8R 2Z1 CA
Organ ID: 71409

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Andrew Henderson on July 22, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 16 ranks. 852 pipes. 2 manuals.
Main:
  • Built by Edward Lye & Sons
  • Manuals: 2
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Combination Action Foot Trundles
We received the most recent update for this console from Andrew Henderson on July 22, 2022.
Andrew Henderson on July 22, 2022:

The contract states that the instrument was to be housed in a polished oak case "to extend across choir gallery 21 ft 10 inches." Pipework and the lower portion of the case from this instrument was likely used in the Legge Organ installed in 1930.

We received the most recent update for this note from Andrew Henderson on July 22, 2022.
Taken from the contract: Open In New Tab Originally published April 1, 1897
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Andrew Henderson on July 22, 2022.

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