Casavant Frères Ltée., Opus 489, 1912

OHS Database ID 34230.


St. Anthony Of Padua R. C. Church
1359 Acushnet Ave.
New Bedford, Massachusetts 02745

Church

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.

The organ is in good condition and in regular use.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2012-07-16.

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Photographs

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Pipe Facade and Console. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1912-10-12
Nave, Gallery, and Pipe Facade. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-09-24
Keydesk. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-09-24
Choeur Pedal Pipes. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-09-24
Altar and Choeur Pipe Facade. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-09-24
Balcony and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-05-10
Builder's Nameplate and Coupler Rocking Tablets. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2004-05-10

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

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 56 stops. 50 registers. 58 ranks. 3515 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           New Bedford, Masachusetts
           St. Anthony of Padua R. C. Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 489   1912   4/57
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           _______________________________________________
    
           GRAND ORGUE                POSITIF (exp)
    A  16' Montre           65     8' Principal         61
    A   8' Montre           65     8' Mélodie           61
    G   8' Principal Étroit 65     8' Dulciane          61
    A   8' Salicional       65     4' Flûte Douce       61
    A   8' Flûte Double     65     4' Violina           61
    A   4' Prestant         65     2' Piccolo           61
    G   4' Flûte Harmonique 65     8' Clarinette        61
    G   2' Doublette        61        Grave
    G   V  Mixture         305        
    A   8' Trompette        61        SOLO
    G   8' Posaune          61     8' Stentorphone      65
        G  Grave                   8' Violoncelle       65
        A  Aiguë                   8' Grosse Flûte      65
                                   8' Viole d'Orchestre 65
           RÉCIT                   4' Flûte Traverse    65
       16' Bourdon          65     2' Piccolo           61
        8' Principal        65     8' Tuba Mirabilis    65
        8' Clarabelle       65     8' Cor Anglais       65
        8' Bourdon          65        Trémolo
        8' Viole de Gambe   65        Grave
        8' Voix Céleste     53        Aiguë
        4' Fugara           65
        4' Flûte Octaviante 65        CHOEUR (exp)
        2' Flautino         61     8' Montre            61
        V  Cornet          305     8' Bourdon           61
       16' Basson           65     8' Salicional        49
        8' Trompette        65       (basse transmise)
        8' Hautbois         65     8' Gambe             61
        8' Voix Humaine     65       (grosse taille)
           Trémolo                 4' Prestant          61
           Grave                      Trémolo
           Aiguë                      Appel Choeur
    
           PÉDALE
       32' Flûte            --     8' Gross Flute       12
       16' Flûte            30     8' Violoncelle       12
       16' Violon           30     8' Gedeckt           12
       16' Bourdon          30     4' Flûte             12
       16' Bourdon          30    16' Bombarde          30
                                   8' Trompette         12
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield December 4, 2010]