The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Wesley Methodist Church
East Windsor: Warehouse Point, Connecticut 06088

OHS Database ID 9671.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 294, 2004-04-24.

OHS Convention Organ, 2015.


Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 1, 1900.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 14 stops. 14 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

Notes

  • The original builder was Wm. Johnson & Son (1874, Opus 424). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 2002 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Renovated by Andover c. 1969 and revoiced as a Baroque instrument. Restored in 2003 by S. L. Huntington Co. reversing previous alterations, including restoring the original pitch, wind pressure and voicing; restored the wind system; and returned the pedal to mechanical action with a new chest and action. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

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Photographs

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Chancel and Organ Case. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2014-01-21
Church Exterior. Photograph courtesy of Len Levasseur

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

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Stoplist

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  • Specification from OHS Convention Handbook, 2015

  • Warehouse Point, Connecticut
    Wesley Methodist Church
    
    Johnson & Son   Opus 424   1874
    2 manuals, 14 stops, 14 ranks
    _________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN
          8' Open Diapason             56 a
          8' Melodia (TG)              37
          8' Dulciana (TG)             37
          8' Stop'd Diapason Bass      19
          4' Octave                    56
          4' Flute (TC)                44
      2 2/3' Twelfth                   56
          2' Fifteenth                 56
    
             SWELL ORGAN
          8' Open Diapason (TG)        37
          8' Stop'd Diap. Treble (TG)  37
          8' Keraulophon (TG)          37
          8' Stop'd Diapason Bass      19 b
          4' Flute Harmonique (TG)     37
          4' Viola (Bass)              20 b
          8' Oboe (TG)                 37
    
             PEDAL ORGAN
         16' Sub Bass                  27
    
          a  1-11 speak from the center of the facade
          b  Swell basses are unenclosed
    
             ACCESSORIES
             Swell to Great
             Great to Pedal
             Swell to Pedal
             Blower's Signal
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-06-10]
    
    
  • Specification from OHS Convention Handbook, 2015 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.