The Specification of the Cathedral Organ

Lincoln, England


Organ History
1826Built by W. Allen
1851Enlarged by Charles Allen
Status
Unknown
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 - GG-f3)
1.Stopped Diapason  
2.Dulciana  
3.Viol di Gamba  
4.Principal  
5.Flute  
6.Fifteenth  
II. Great (Tracker - GG-f3)
7.Large Open Diapason  
8.Small Open Diapason  
9.Stopped Diapason  
10.Clarabella  
11.Principal  
12.Twelfth  
13.Fifteenth  
14.CornetIV 
15.SesquialteraIII 
16.Trumpet  
17.Trumpet  
III. Swell (Tracker - G-f3)
18.Double Diapason  
19.Open diapason  
20.Stopped Diapason  
21.Principal  
22.Flute  
23.Twelfth  
24.Fifteenth  
25.Hautboy  
26.Horn  
Pedal (Tracker - CCC-G 30 notes)
27.Sub-bourdon32' 
28.Open Diapason16' 
29.Principal8' 
30.Twelfth5 1/3' 
31.Fifteenth4' 
32.Sesquialtera  
33.Trombone16' 

Organ History
1898Built by Willis
Status
Unknown
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
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List of Organists
-1490John Davy
1439-John Ingleton
1490-John Warcup
1508-1518Thomas Ashwell (c1478-1513)
1518-24John Watkins
1538-1539Thomas Appilby (c1500-c1562)
1541-1562Thomas Appilby (c1500-c1562)
1563-1572William Byrd (1543-1623)
1572-1595Thomas Butler
1616-John Wanless
1693-1704Thomas Allinson (-1704)
1756-1784Lloyd Raynor
1784-1794John Hasted
1850-1895John M. W. Young (1822-1897)
1870William Thomas Freemantle (1849-1931)
1895-1930Dr George J. Bennett (1863-1930)
1986-1988David Flood (1955-)
1988-2003Colin Walsh
George Waterhouse (-1601)

List of Assistant Organists
-1881E. C. Owston (1855-)
1857-1858William James Young (1835-1913)
1975-1992Roger Bryan
1992-1993James Vivian (1974-)
2005-2007Richard Apperley (1982-)
2008-11Benjamin Chewter (1983-)
2011-Claire Innes-Hopkins
Stephen Bullamore
Thomas Butler

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