The Specification of the St. Lawrence’s Parish Church Organ

Ludlow, England


Organ History
1764Built by Snetzler
Status
Unknown
Information Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“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.


Organ History
1860Built by Gray & Davison
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 - CC-g3 56 notes)
1.Open Diapason8' 
2.Stopped Diapason8' 
3.Dulciana8' 
4.Principal4' 
5.Flute4' 
6.Piccolo2' 
7.Clarionet8' 
iSwell to Choir  
II. Great (Tracker - CC-g3 56 notes)
8.Double Diapason16' 
9.Open Diapason8' 
10.Stopped Diapason8' 
11.Spitz Flute8' 
12.Principal4' 
13.Twelfth2 2/3' 
14.Fifteenth2' 
15.MixtureIII 
16.FurnitureIII 
17.Trumpet8' 
18.Clarion4' 
iiSwell to Great  
iiiChoir to Great  
ivSolo to Great  
III. Swell (Tracker - CC-g3 56 notes)
19.Bourdon16' 
20.Open Diapason8' 
21.Stopped Diapason8' 
22.Principal4' 
23.Keraulophon8' 
24.Fifteenth2' 
25.MixtureII 
26.Cornopean8' 
27.Oboe8' 
28.Tremulant  
IV. Solo (Tracker - CC-g3 56 notes)
29.Grand Tuba8' 
30.Harmonic Flute8' 
31.CornetV 
Pedal (Tracker - CCC-e 28 notes)
32.Open Diapason16' 
33.Bourdon16' 
34.Violon16' 
35.Principal8' 
36.Fifteenth4' 
37.Trombone16' 
vSwell to Pedal  
viGreat to Pedal  
viiChoir to Pedal  

Organ History
 Restored by Walker
 Restored by Gray & Davison
1900Restored by Hill
Status
Unknown
Information Sources
“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
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List of Organists
c1549-1559John Broke
1567-Thomas Tanner
1584-1597John Harrison
1623-1626Marmaduke Pardoe
1638John ap Evan
1704-1707Henry Hall (-1713)
1711-12John Childe
1712-1713John Salter
1716-1730David Langton
1730-1764David Valentine
1764-1771Joseph Harris
1789-94Dr John Clarke (1770-1836)
1794-1823Charles Evans
1858-1891Robert Bartholomew (1836-1891)
1892-1893Dr Humphrey Anger (1862-1913)
1893-1897Sir Ivor Atkins (1869-1953)
1897-1908Dr C. Charlton Palmer (1871-1944)
1915-1917Frank E. Bastick (1878-1957)
1917-1948Frank E. Bastick (1878-1957)
1948-1951Edgar S. Landen (1923-)
1971-1974Richard Francis (1946-)
1974-1976George Baker
1978-1980Morwem Byram-Wigfield
1980-2007Richard Francis (1946-)
2007-Shaum Ward

List of Assistant Organists
Rannald A. L. Ogston (1920-2003)

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