Pipe Organ Database

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E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 93, 1849)

Exhibited in the 2015 OHS convention

Location:

First Congregational Church
Hinsdale, NH 03451 US
Organ ID: 7393

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is playable, but not in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 24 ranks. 2 manuals. 23 stops.
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 May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 23
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 59
  • Pedal Compass: 25
  • 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 hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 26, 2015:

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:

Status Note: There 1974

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From First Congregational, Springfield, MA in 1881. Unused after 1950.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specification from OHS Convention Handbook, 2015
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph courtesy of Len Levasseur. Taken on 2013-11-01

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Organ Case: Photograph by Andrew Hagberg. Taken on 2015-03-10

Organ Case: Photograph by Andrew Hagberg. Taken on 2015-03-10

Keydesk: Photograph by Andrew Hagberg. Taken on 2015-03-10

Keydesk (doors closed): Photograph by Andrew Hagberg. Taken on 2015-03-10

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