The Specification of the Cathedral Organ

Wakefield, England

Organ History
 Built by Abbott & Smith
Information Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.


List of Organists
1886-1930Joseph N. Hardy (1860-c1939)
1930-1945Newell S. Wallbank (1871-1945)
1946-1970Dr Percy Saunders (1902-)
1970-2010Jonathan Bielby (1944-)

List of Assistant Organists
1893-1894Dr Thomas Haigh (1875-1927)
1914Cyril Hampshire (1900-1963)
1991-1996Sean Farrell
2010Daniel Justin
2011-Simon Earl
R. M. Armitage (1898-1954)

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