OHS Database ID 3804.
The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2008-09-07.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 20 stops. 18 registers. 20 ranks. 927 pipes. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a removable panel in front of keyboards. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Trigger/hitch-down swell. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.
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|Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04|
|Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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Framingham, Massachusetts First Baptist Church Wm. B.D. Simmons, 1852 GREAT  Tenoroon (tc) 44  Open Diapason 56  Dulciana (tc) 44  St. Diap. Treble (tc) 44  St. Diap Bass 12  Clarabella (mc) 32  Principal 56  Flute 56  Twelfth 56  Fifteenth 56 [III] Sesquialtra [sic] 163  Trumpet (tc) 44 SWELL TREBLE (Expressive)  Op. Diapason (tf) 39  Viol de Gamba (tf) 39  St. Diapason (tf) 39  Principal (tf) 39  Fifteenth (tf) 39  Oboe (tf) 39 Tremolo SWELL BASS (unexpressive]  St. Diapason Bass 17 PEDAL (27 notes)  Subbass 13 COUPLERS (Drawknob) Couple Pedal & Swell  Couple Pedal & Great  Swell to Great  PEDAL MOVEMENTS Swell Expression (h-d) ACTION: Mech. key & stop VOICES: 18 STOPS: 20 RANKS: 20 PIPES: 927 NOTES The original cost of the organ was $1,400.00. [Received on line from James R. Stettner June 06, 2009.]