The Specification of the St. Peter’s Cathedral Organ

Gloucester, England


Organ History
1670Built by Renatus Harris
1847Rebuilt by Willis
1874Rebuilt & enlarged by Henry Willis
Status
Unknown
Information Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

I. Choir (Tracker - GG-f3 61 notes)
1.Dulciana  
2.Stopped Diapason  
3.Principal  
4.Flute metal.
5.Fifteenth  
iSwell to Choir  
iiPedal to Choir  
II. Great (Tracker - CCC-f3 66 notes)
6.Open Diapason  
7.Open Diapason  
8.Stopped Diapason  
9.Clarabella  
10.Principal  
11.Twelfth  
12.Fifteenth  
13.SesquialteraIV 
14.MixtureII 
15.Trumpet  
16.Clarion  
iiiSwell to Great  
ivChoir to Great  
vPedal to Great  
III. Swell (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
17.Open Diapason  
18.Open Diapason  
19.Stopped Diapason  
20.Dulciana  
21.Principal  
22.Flute  
23.Fifteenth  
24.Sesquialtera  
25.Trumpet  
26.Hautboy  
27.Cremona  
28.Clarion  
Pedal (Tracker - CCC-e 29 notes)
29.Open Diapason  
viPedal to Great  

Organ History
1889Rebuilt by Willis
1899Enlarged by Willis
1920Rebuilt & enlarged by Harrison
Status
Unknown
Information Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
450-18P



List of Organists
1640-c1644John Oker
1682-1710Stephen Jeffries (1662-1712)
1832-1865John Amott (1798-1865)
1897-1928Sir A. Herbert Brewer (1865-1928)
1967-1994Dr John Sanders (1933-2003)
1994-2002David Briggs (1962-)
2002-2007Andrew Nethsingha (1968-)
2008-Adrian Partington

List of Assistant Organists
-1873Henry John Vaughan
-1906Samuel William Underwood (1881-1958)
-1945Herbert Bryard
1880-1882Sir A. Herbert Brewer (1865-1928)
1896-1897Sir A. Herbert Brewer (1865-1928)
1915-Harold Charles Organ (c1889-)
1922-1926Dr R. Tustin Baker (1900-1966)
1939-1948Herbert Byard (1912-1977)
1958-1963Dr John Sanders (1933-2003)
1983-1990Mark Blatchly (1960-)
1998-2002Ian Ball (c1968-)
James Capener
Richard Latham (1906-)
Walter Brooks (1831-1907)

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