The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2426

Builder Identification

London, England, 1855; Canada, 1860&ndashUnknown end date; Boston, Massachusetts, unknown dates; Toronto, Canada, before 1920.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    Born 17 Oct. 1843 in Rochester, England; father of William C. Greenwood; with J. W. Walker & Sons of London, England, 1855; made installation trip to Canada, 1860 and remained there; with Warren firm of Canada; with Hook & Hastings of Boston, Massachusetts, installation and service; died 15 Mar. 1920 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

    Source:

    • Letter to David H. Fox.
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  • From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, February 2, 2017. —

    This note was attached to the file at an unknown date, author and source unknown:

    In Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 1882. Soon to move to St. John, New Brunswick, as rep. of Johnson & Son. [Ker. 126:4]

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by William Edward Greenwood.


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