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Details of Abbey, Hexham, England

Organ History
1804Built by Avery
1857Moved from Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity, Carlisle, England by Nicholsons of Newcastle
1905Rebuilt by Norman & Beard
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.


List of Organists
Reginald Cooper
Ronald Womersley
Richard Seaton
1865-78John Nicholson
1882-89Thomas Simpson Camidge (1828-1912)
1911-17Newell S. Wallbank (1871-1945)
1918Hubert H. Norsworthy (1885-1961)
1918-26Newell S. Wallbank (1871-1945)
1928-29R. Tustin Baker (1900-1966)
1933-45Thomas Christy (1905-)
1948-49Frederick Hudson (1913-)
1965-85Terence Atkinson
1985-2000John Green
2000-11Michael Haynes
2011-Marcus Wibberley (1981-)

List of Assistant Organists
1947-49Colin Basil Fanshaw (1930-)
1983-99Henry Wallace
2001-09Hugh Morris
2009-12Alexander Woodrow (1986-)

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