The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Our Lady of Victory R.C. Church
583 Throop Ave. & McDonough St.
New York City: Brooklyn, New York 11216

OHS Database ID 8293.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 288.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and is used occasionally.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 0000-00-00.


Technical Details

Slider chests with EP pull-downs (externally mounted).

Three manuals. 38 stops. 42 ranks. 2312 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1981. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Ded. 19 Mar 1895, R. Huntington Woodman, organist. In West gallery. Pedals, tubular pneumatic. Key action was chest pneumatic. the finger actuates only a small disc, which, when opened, allows compressed air from the bellows to open the valve. Adjustable combination action. Choir pipes were installed at a later date than original installation, Church reopened in 1981 after 12 years of inactivity. Organ in poor condition then. Console altered - terraced stop action replaced by tabs over manuals, combination pedals replaced by 6 thumb pistons. 2 tonal changes in Swell. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)

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