Pipe Organ Database

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Dobson Pipe Organ Builders (Opus 69, 1997)

Location:

Pakachoag First Congregational Church
191 Pakachoag Street
Auburn, MA 01501 US
Organ ID: 8877

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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 unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 31 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 27 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
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 27
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • 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 April 20, 2005:

Update through information from John Panning, Dobson Pipe Organ Builders.

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

Database Manager on April 20, 2005:

Update through information from John Panning, Dobson Pipe Organ Builders.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Attached keydesk extended from case. In new building. Multi-level combination action.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Some tubular pneumatic offsets.

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

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-11-19

Console: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-11-19

Organ at front of sanctuary: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-11-17

Organ façade: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-11-19

Organ case and console.: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-11-19

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