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Church Organ - St James the Great - Gretton, Northamptonshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 32.419 W 000° 40.592
30U E 657569 N 5823673
Quick Description: Church organ in St James the Great church, Gretton.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/10/2019 1:14:57 AM
Waymark Code: WM11KZE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GPSaxophone
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Long Description:

Church organ in St James the Great church, Gretton.


c1860          Bevington ?

probably by Bevington;
Church records show a faculty for building an organ chamber
in 1880.

1871           Bishop & Starr

Installed, ex St. Luke, Leicester, which had been its second

Undated        Taylor ?



Position  N choir  Type  Architectural

Department and Stop list

Pedal Key action TP  Stop action Me  Compass-low C  Compass-high c1  Keys 25
             1 Bourdon 16  
Great Key action Tr  Stop action Me  Compass-low C  Compass-high f3  Keys 54
             2 Open Diapason 8  
             3 Stop'd Diapason 8 C-B
             4 Clarabella 8 TC
             5 Dulciana 8 TC
             6 Principal 4  
             7 Flute 4 TC
             8 Twelfth 2 2/3 BBE/CHD show Salicional TC
             9 Fifteenth 2  
Swell Key action Tr  Stop action Me  Compass-low C  Compass-high f3  Keys 54 Enclosed
             10 Double Diapason 16 TC
             11 Open Diapason Bass 8 C-B unenclosed
             12 Open Diapason 8 TC
             13 Principal 4 bass added 1995
             14 Hautboy 8 bass added 1995


Console type  En fenêtre   Stop type  drawstop  

no pitches marked; Old Bishop style stop knobs;


Swell to Great

Great to Pedal


Blowing Electric  


Balanced Swell pedal; 3 combination pedals Great;"

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