The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Congregational Church
877 Park Ave
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604

Chapel

OHS Database ID 5561.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 3, 2017.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Two manuals. 2 divisions. 18 stops. 14 ranks.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1995. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Stoplist in Richmond. Previously had Hall organ. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated by Charles Hungate, listing conversations with this person as the source of the information: Peter Rudewicz. (OHS PC Database. May 3, 2017)
  • Updated by Charles Hungate, listing conversations with this person as the source of the information: Peter Rudewicz. (OHS PC Database. May 3, 2017)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ Case. Photograph by Matthew M Bellocchio 1997-04-18

Pipe organs in Connecticut sponsored by S.L. Huntington & Co.

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from Matthew M Bellocchio.. Source: Personal knowledge of the organ and its construction.

  • East Providence, RI
    St. Mary's Episcopal
    
    Roche Organ Co., Opus 18, 1980
    
    GREAT
    8’	Principal
    8’	Chimney Flute
    4’	Octave
    2’	Recorder (prepared)
    IV	Mixture
    8’	Trumpet (prepared)
    
    ECHO
    8’	Stopped Flute
    4’	Spire Flute
    2’	Principal (prepared)
    1’	Fife (prepared)
    II	Sesquialtera (prepared)
    
    PEDAL
    16’	Subbass
    8’	Principal (prepared)
    16’	Bassoon (prepared)
    
    Tremblant Doux
    Tremblant Forte
    Wind (blower switch)
    
    Single rise wedge bellows, 70mm Wind Pressure. Equal temperament. 		
  • Original document from Matthew M Bellocchio.. Source: Personal knowledge of the organ and its construction. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.