Church Organ - St Margaret - Hemingford Abbots, Huntingdonshire
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N 52° 19.424 W 000° 07.144
30U E 696327 N 5800954
Quick Description: Church organ in St Margaret's church, Hemingford Abbots.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/18/2019 3:50:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM10JVT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GPSaxophone
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Long Description:

Church organ in St Margaret's church, Hemingford Abbots.


1906           Norman & Beard Ltd  Norwich & London

plate; previously recorded as 'Paddy Benson'

1964           Hill, Norman & Beard

Overhauled; Fifteenth added to Great; balanced Swell pedal installed;

1990           Norman Hall & Sons  Cambridge

Overhauled; Bass Flute added to Pedal and Piccolo added to Swell in place of
Gamba; glass-fronted bureau style console installed;

2008           Norman Hall & Sons  Cambridge

Choral Bass 4' added to Pedal; Mixture II added to Great and Trumpet added to


Position  North Chancel   Type  Pipe Rack

plain metal pipes with gold mouths on display;

Department and Stop list

Pedal Key action EP  Stop action El  Compass-low C  Compass-high f1  Keys 30
             1 Bourdon 16 A,
             2 Bass Flute 8 added 1990, A
             3 Choral Bass 4 added 2008, A
Great Key action Tr  Stop action Me  Compass-low C  Compass-high a3  Keys 58
             4 Open Diapason 8  
             5 Claribel Flute 8  
             6 Principal 4  
             7 Fifteenth 2 added 1964
             8 Mixture II added 2008, electric action
Swell Key action Tr  Stop action Me  Compass-low C  Compass-high a3  Keys 58 Enclosed
             9 Open Diapason 8  
             10 Rohr Flute 8  
             11 Gemshorn 4  
             12 Piccolo 2 1990 in place of Gamba
             13 Trumpet 8 added 2008, electric action


Console type  integral   Stop type  drawstop   Label type  ivory   Label font  Sans Serif caps   Pedalboard  radiating concave  

glass-fronted, bureau style;


Swell to Pedal

Swell to Great

Great to Pedal


Blowing electric (Carlnorth Duplex)  


2 composition pedals each manual;
balanced Swell pedal;"

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