The Specification of the St. Peter’s Organ

Mancroft, Norwich, England


Organ History
 Built by Harris
 Rebuilt by England
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)
1.Dulciana (to Gamut G)
2.Open Diapason (to tenor d)
3.Stopped Diapason (to tenor d)
4.Principal (to tenor d)
5.Flute  
6.Fifteenth  
7.Vox Humana  
8.Bassoon  
II. Great (Tracker)
9.Open Diapason  
10.Stopped Diapason  
11.Principal  
12.Twelfth  
13.Fifteenth  
14.Tierce  
15.Larigot  
16.SesquialteraIII 
17.Mixture,II 
18.Furniture,III 
19.CornetV(to middle c1) mounted
20.Trumpet  
III. Swell (Tracker)
21.Open Diapason  
22.Stopped Diapason  
23.Principal  
24.CornetIII 
25.Hautboy  
26.Trumpet  

1912

Organ History
1912Built by Hele
Status
Destroyed
Information Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
447-13P

Organ History
 Built by Colins
Status
Present

I. Great (Tracker)
1.Bourdon16' 
2.Principal8' 
3.Spitz Flute8' 
4.Octave4' 
5.Hohl Flute4' 
6.Quint2 2/3' 
7.Octave2' 
8.Block Flute2' 
9.Tierce1 3/5' 
10.MixtureIV-V 
11.CymbalII 
12.Trumpet8' 
13.Tremulant  
II. Choir/Echo (Tracker)
14.Stopt Diapason8' 
15.Salicional8' 
16.Celeste8' 
17.Coppel4' 
18.Principal2' 
19.Octave1' 
20.TertianII 
21.Vox Humana8' 
22.Tremulant  
III. Ruck Positiv (Tracker)
23.Gedackt8' 
24.Quintadena8' 
25.Principal4' 
26.Rohr Flute4' 
27.Gemshorn2' 
28.Tapered Quint1 1/3' 
29.SesquialteraII 
30.ScharffIV-V 
31.Curtall16' 
32.Cremona8' 
33.Tremulant  
Pedal (Tracker)
34.Principal16' 
35.Subbass16' 
36.Octave8' 
37.Wood Flute8' 
38.Tenor Octave4' 
39.MixtureIV 
40.Posaune16' 
41.Trumpet8' 



List of Organists
1720-George Baker
1780-1793Edward Beckwith
1794-1808Dr John Beckwith (1750-1809)
1809-1819J. Charles Beckwith (1788-1819)
1851-1877James Harcourt (1818-1883)
1877-1908Dr Edward Bunnett (1834-1923)
1922-1926Frank E. Newman (1894-1960)
2009-Julian Haggett

List of Assistant Organists
1899-1901Charles Palmer (1881-1968)
1910-W. Percy Jones (1891-)
1990-2005Tim Patient
Roger Rayner
Andrew Benians

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