Organ Biography > Organs > England > Newcastle-upon-Tyne > Town Hall

Details of Town Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England


Organ History
1858Built by Gray & Davison
1862Gray & Davison
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
343437-

I. Choir ( CC-a3 58 notes)
1.Salicional8 
2.Voix Celeste8 
3.Gamba8 
4.Stopped Diapason8 
5.Concert Flute8 
6.Gemshorn 4 
7.Suabe Flute4 
8.Piccolo2 
9.Fifteenth2 
10.Corno di Bassetto8 
iSwell to Choir  
II. Great ( CC-a3 58 notes)
11.Double Diapason16 
12.Open Diapason8 
13.Flute à Pavillon8 
14.Flute Harmonic8 
15.Stopped Diapason8 
16.Octave4 
17.Flute Octaviante4 
18.Twelfth2 2/3 
19.Super-octave2 
20.Mixture  
21.Furniture  
22.Contra Fagotto16 
23.Posaune8 
24.Clarion4 
iiSwell to Great Unison  
III. Swell ( CC-a3 58 notes)
25.Bourdon16 
26.Open Diapason8 
27.Keraulophon8 
28.Stopped Diapason8 
29.Clarionet Flute8 
30.Octave4 
31.Twelfth2 2/3 
32.Super-octave2 
33.Mixture  
34.Cornopean8 
35.Oboe8 
36.Clarion4 
37.Tremulant  
iiiSwell to Sub-octave  
ivSwell to Super-octave  
Pedal ( CCC-f 30 notes)
38.Contra Bourdon32 
39.Open Diapason16 
40.Violon16 
41.Bourdon16 
42.Octave8 
43.Super-octave4 
44.Trombone16 
vSwell to Pedal  
viChoir to Pedal  
viiGreat to Pedal  

Organ History
1901Rebuilt & enlarged by Vincent
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
453--P



List of Organists
1860-88William Rea (1827-1903)

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