The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church
553 Gould St.
Wiarton, Ontario N0H 2T0 Canada

OHS Database ID 26874.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 361.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2007-06-30.
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Technical Details

Tubular pneumatic key action. Pneumatic stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 9 stops. 9 ranks. 515 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. No combination action. Concave radiating pedalboard (not AGO standard dimensions). Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • CASEWORK: Oak, with hand-painted stenciling on the façade pipes. (Paul Marchesano. 2007-06-30)
  • Console is detached, tubular action, not mechanical. (Paul Marchesano. 2007-06-30)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Bellows and rock weights. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Pedal pipes. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Great pipes. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Swell pipes. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Pedals. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Façade - details. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Console. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
"Choir loft, organ". Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Hand pumping the organ. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05
Tubing and valves. Photograph by W. A. Richardson 2007-05-05

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Stoplist

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