E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings (Opus 756, 1874)

Location:

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Main St.
Hopkinton, NH 03229 US
Sanctuary; front
Organ ID: 7170

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • 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 Jim Stettner on September 29, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 10 stops.
Manual (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on September 29, 2022.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on September 29, 2022.
Main:
  • Built by E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 10
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • 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 flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on September 29, 2022.
Database Manager on March 17, 2016:

Updated through online information from Andrew Hagberg.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Tonally altered by J. Reaford (sp?) 1963; altered J. Cooper 1972, 1-7.

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

Instrument Images:

Church exterior; facade: Photograph from an archival source: Library of Congress, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. post 1933 survey

Sanctuary interior with organ at the left: Photograph from an archival source: New Hampshire Historical Society, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. 1930

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