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Hinners Organ Co. (1911)

Location:

St. Paul's Episcopal Church
160 High St.
Newburyport, MA 01950 US
Organ ID: 7713

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 7 ranks. 396 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 7 stops. 7 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 7
  • Registers: 7
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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: 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 13, 2008:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ was previously temporarily assigned to St. John's Episcopal in Niantic, CT. According to The Tracker, Vol. 32, No. 3, 1989, pg. 12, it was the 4' Principal, not the Dulciana, that got repitched to 2'.

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

Database Manager on September 06, 2006:

Updated through online information from Barbara Owen. -- Removed by owner (Fisk) ca. 1998, loaned to another church. Believed since sold.

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 1996.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Organ belongs to C. B. Fisk, on loan since 1988. Dulciana made into 2'. From Haverhill, MA. Good condition in 1996. [Is this from the Assemblies of God, originally North Congregational, in Haverhill, MA? First ID 4175.]

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

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