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Hook & Hastings, 1955

OHS Database ID 8996.

Roman Catholic Cathedral
Chihuahua, Mexico

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.

The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2016-11-09.

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Organ gallery. Photograph by R. E. Mc Candlish 2008-05-25

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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.

Two manuals. 18 registers. 29 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Ventil chests. Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Combination Action: Freie Kombinationen, i.e., German style switches above stop controls. Concave radiating pedalboard (not AGO standard dimensions). Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


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