Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1385, 1930)

Location:

Wesley United Church
101 Patrick St.
St. John's, NL A1E 5T9 CA
Organ ID: 8496

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 16, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 25 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 25 stops. 28 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 16, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 25
  • Registers: 28
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 16, 2019.
Database Manager on July 16, 2019:

Great, Swell and Choir pouchboards repouched by Casavant, via Lester Goulding, in 1981.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 17, 2019.

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.
Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on July 17, 2019.

Instrument Images:

The database contains no images for this instrument. If you have some, please share them using the update entry button on this page.

This instrument has been viewed 61 times.