The Specification of the Cathedral Organ

Ely, England


Organ History
 Built by Renatus Harris
Status
Unkown
Information Source
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.


1851

Organ History
1851Built by Hill
Status
Unkown
Information Source
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

I. Choir (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Open Diapason8' 
2.Clarabella8' 
3.Stopped Diapason8' 
4.Octave4' 
5.Flute4' 
6.Super-octave4' 
7.Cremona8' 
II. Great (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
8.Double Diapason16' 
9.Open Diapason8' 
10.Open Diapason8' 
11.Stopped Diapason8' 
12.Quint5 1/3' 
13.Octave4' 
14.Octave Quint2 2/3' 
15.Super-octave4' 
16.SesquialteraIII 
17.MixtureIII 
18.Posaune8' 
19.Trumpet8' 
20.Clarion4' 
iSwell to Great  
iiChoir to Great  
III. Swell (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
21.Double Diapason16' 
22.Open Diapason8' 
23.Stopped Diapason8' 
24.Octave4' 
25.Trumpet8' 
26.Hautboy8' 
Pedal (Tracker - CCC-f 30 notes)
27.Open16'wood.
28.Open16'metal.
29.Octave8' 
30.Super-octave4' 
31.SesquialteraIII 
32.Trombone16' 
iiiPedals to Great  
ivPedals to Choir  

1908

Organ History
1908Harrison
Status
Unkown
Information Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
469-19P/EP



List of Organists
c1535Thomas Barcrofte
1566-1572John Farrant
1571-79William Fox (-1579)
1580-1610George Barcrofte (-1610)
1610-1641John Amner (1579-1641)
1663-1682Dr John Ferrabosco (1629-1682)
1682-1729James Hawkins (1662-1729)
1729-1762Thomas Kempton (1694-1762)
1762-1768John Elbonn (-1768)
1777-78Richard Langdon (1730-1803)
1831-66Robert Janes (1806-1866)
1866-86Dr E. T. Chipp (1823-1886)
1887-1892Dr Basil Harwood (1859-1949)
1892-1898Dr T. Tertius Noble (1867-1953)
1898-1900Sir Hugh Allen (1869-1946)
1949-1953Dr Sidney S. Campbell (1909-1974)
1989-1991Jeremy Filsell (1964-)
2012-Alexander Berry
2013-Edmund Aldhouse

List of Assistant Organists
-1857H. J. Bailey
-1865William J. Kempton
1903-06Frederick Chubb (1885-1966)
1927-1929Guillaume Ormond (1896-1971)
1996-1998Sean Farrell
1999-2002Scott Farrell
Roger Judd
William Bean

Please note we have not yet completed the full cross index of organists to churches, &c.