The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Christ Church Unity (Sears Chapel)
70 Colchester Street
Brookline, Massachusetts 02416

OHS Database ID 6175.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 262, 2000-08-17.


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 2007-07-10.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 19 stops. 23 ranks.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Trigger/hitch-down swell. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 2000 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Fitted with an electric bloswer and slide tuners by C. B. Fisk. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through on-line information from Sean O'Donnell. -- Extant, unaltered, excellent condition (Database Manager. 2005-11-04)
  • Updated through on-line information from Sean O'Donnell. -- Original cone and scroll tuning retained throughout the instrument, no slide tuners. (Database Manager. 2007-07-10)

Online Documents

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Other Websites

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Photographs

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Nave, Gallery, and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04
Facade Pipes. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04

Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.

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Stoplist

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