The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.
The organ has been restored to a previous state.
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 2008-01-10.
Two manuals. 16 stops. 17 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.
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|Organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur. 2008-02-29.|
North Parish Universalist Church, Woodstock, VT Hutchings-Plaisted Built originally for the Boston studio of Whitney Eugene Thayer (1838-1889). Tracker 2:1 October 1957 MANUAL I (61 Notes) 8' Principal or Open Diapason 8' Gedekt or Stopped Diapason 8' Dolce or Aeoline 4' Octave or Principal 4' Lieblich Flöte or Flute d'Amour 2-2/3' Quinte or Twelfth 2' Super Octave or Fiteenth MANUAL II (61 Notes, Enclosed) 16' Bourdon or Double Diapason 8' Geigen Principal or Violin Diapason 8' Salicional or Viol d'Amour 4' Traversflöte or Flute Harmonique 8' Trompet or Oboe Tremolo Mixture II or Sesquialtera II "COLLECTIVE PEDALS" Manual I to Pedale and Principal 16' to Withdraw the Same Manual I Fortissimo To Withdraw the Same PEDALE (27 Notes) 16' Principal or Sub Bass 16' Bourdon or Double Dulciana (swell) 8' Violoncello or Octave Biggs plays the Ives 'Variations on America' in this delightful recording titled "The Organ in America -- being a Survey of the Organ-Builder's Art as practiced in these United States from the Revolution until the War between the States with many Sounds of the actual Instruments playing lively Tunes & Musicks of the Day. Collected & Performed by E. Power Biggs with divers Article and Illustrations of this Fascinating but Little-Known Inheritance." Columbia Masterworks LP, MS6161 / ML5496. Issued ca the 1976 Bicentennial.