The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Centennial United (Methodist) Church
612 David St.
Victoria, British Columbia V8T 2E1 Canada

OHS Database ID 53286.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 12, 2017.


Technical Details

Tubular pneumatic key action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 20 stops. 22 registers. 22 ranks. 1304 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front.

Notes

  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. (Database Manager. September 5, 2014)
  • Updated through online information from William Dunklin. (Database Manager. June 28, 2015)
  • Renovated by Grant Smalley 1974, with additions in 1993; bellows replaced in 2000; Trombone and Trumpet obtained from Christ Church Cathedral and installed by Smalley in 2003; the organ is now 3/30. (Jeff Scofield. September 12, 2017)

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Organ case and chancel, postcard mailed in 1911.. (mailed in 1911) Vintage Postcard; image courtesy of William Dunklin

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives

  •     Victoria, British Columbia
        Centennial Methodist Church
     
        Casavant   Op. 403   1910   2/22
        _______________________________________________
    
        GREAT                       SWELL
    
     8' Open Diapason    65     16' Bourdon          61
     8' Melodia          65      8' Open Diapason    61
     8' Dulciana         65      8' Stopped Diapason 61
     4' Octave           65      8' Viola di Gamba   61
     4' Harmonic Flute   65      8' Voix Céleste     49
     2' Fifteenth        61      8' Aeoline          61     
     8' Trumpet          65      4' Harmonic Flute   61
        GT at Octaves            2' Piccolo          61
                               III  Dolce Cornet    183
        PEDAL                    8' Cornopean        61
                                 8' Oboe & Bassoon   61
    16' Open Diapason    30         SW at Octaves
    16' Bourdon          30
    16' Gedeckt          SW
     8' Stopped Diapason 12         Tremulant
    
       [Received from Jeff Scofield September 12, 2017]
    
    
  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.