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Details of St. Luke’s, Old Street, Finsbury, London, England


Organ History
1733Built by Jordan & Bridge
1844Rebuilt by Gray & Davison
Status
Unknown
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
331326-

I. Choir ( CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Stopped Flute8 
2.Stopped Bass8 
3.Dulciana8 
4.Octave4 
5.Flageolet4 
6.Fifteenth2 
7.Clarinet8 
II. Great ( CC-f3 54 notes)
8.Sub-octave16 
9.Principal8 
10.Principal8 
11.Stopped Principal8 
12.Octave4 
13.Piccolo Flute4 
14.Twelfth2 2/3 
15.Fifteenth2 
16.Ottavina2 
17.Seventeenth1 3/5 
18.Sesquialtera1 1/3 
19.Mixture2/3 
20.Trumpet8 
21.Clarion4 
iSwell to Great  
iiSwell to Great sub-octave  
iiiSwell to Great super-octave  
III. Swell ( CC-f3 54 notes)
22.Sub-octave16 
23.Principal8 
24.Concert Flute8 
25.Octave4 
26.Fifteenth2 
27.Sesquialtera1 3/5 
28.Hautboy8 
29.Cornopean8 
30.Clarion4 
31.Tremulant  
Pedal ( CCC-c 25 notes)
32.Grand Principal16 
33.Grand Octave8 
ivGreat to Pedal  
vChoir to Pedal  
viSwell to Pedal  

Organ History
1883Rebuilt by Willis
1902Enlarged by
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
331-7-



List of Organists
William Crouch
1762Joseph Baildon (1727-1774)
1844-64Henry Smart (1813-1879)
1874-85Charles W. Pearce (1856-1928)
1885-James David Wheeler (1856-1924)

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