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Photographs

Inside the organ

 


Front pipes, Contra Gamba, Open Diapason.

 


The twenty speaking pipes on the organ casing hide a fascinating array of pipes, levers and electrics rarely seen by the public. Below are some photographs of the inner workings of the organ


 


Gt Soundboard:- Open Diapason, Viol, Dulciana,
Claribel Flute (wood), Principal, Harmonic Flute,
Fifteenth. Sesquialtera III,
Corno di Bassetto, Trumpet.

 


Gt. Secondary trackers (with mould)

 

Gt. Soundboard
 


Trumpet, Corno di Bassetto, swell box on left

 

Gt. Soundboard
 


Glass case with coupler relays (1949)

 

Rear of Console, stop action magnets and key springs (1949)
 

 

 

   
 

 

 

   
 

 

 

   
   
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Please be patient as these photographs download.

In the near future the parish will have to consider a costly cleaning and renovation of the organ.

Further details of this will be available on the web site shortly.

 

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