The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Unitarian-Universalist Church
204 East Main Street at Norwood
Meriden, Connecticut 06450

OHS Database ID 7219.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 163, 1994-06-22.


Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 31 stops. 35 ranks.

Notes

  • Church closed and building sold for other use. Organ available for sale in 2003. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Building was St. Paul's Universalist. Renovated 1960-61 by Richard M. Geddes. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Full view of organ. Photograph by Paul Butkus 2007-05-10
Keydesk. Photograph by Paul Butkus 2007-05-10

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

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.

  • First Unitarian-Universalist Church, Meriden, CT
    1893 William Johnson & Son, Westfield, Mass., Opus 788,
    (Stoplist: Stephen Roberts PIPORG-L 1998)
    
    GREAT (58 notes; Manual II)
    Bourdon 16
    Open Diapason 8
    Viola da Gamba 8
    Doppel Flöte 8
    Octave 4
    Flauto Traverso 4
    Twelfth 2 2/3
    Super Octave 2
    Mixture III (15-19-22 to b12; 8-12-15 to top)
    Trumpet 8
    
    SWELL (58 notes, manual III)
    Lieblich Gedackt (tenor C) 16
    Lielich Gedackt Bass 16 (low 12 notes of stop only)
    Open Diapason 8
    Stopd Diapason 8
    Salicional 8
    Dolcissimo 8
    Violin 4
    Flute Harmonique 4
    Flautino 2
    Cornet Dolce III (Same composition and breaks as Great Mixture)
    Cornopean 8
    Oboe and Bassoon 8
    
    SOLO (58 notes, Manual I)
    Geigen Principal 8
    Dulciana 8
    Melodia 8
    Fugara 4
    Flute d'Amour 4
    Clarinet and Fagotto 8
    
    PEDAL (30 notes)
    Double Open Diapason 16
    Bourdon 16
    Violoncello 8
    
    5 double acting composition pedals: Forte Great, Mezzo Great, Piano Great,  Forte Swell, Piano Swell.  
    Great to pedal reversible.
    
    
  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.