Organ Biography > Organs > England > Boston > St. Boltoph’s Parish Church

Details of St. Boltoph’s Parish Church, Boston, England


Organ History
1717Built by Christian Schmidt
1820 by Nichols
1853Rebuilt by Hill
1868 by Bishop
1871 by Brindley
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“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
329293-

I. Choir ( CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Dulciana8 
2.Lieblich Gedact, or Stopped Diapason8 
3.Principal4 
4.Flute4 
5.Cremona8 
II. Great ( CC-f3 54 notes)
6.Open Diapason8 
7.Open Diapason8 
8.Stopped Diapason8 
9.Principal4 
10.Flute I Bec4 
11.Clarabella8 
12.Twelfth2 2/3 
13.Fifteenth2 
14.Sesquialtera  
15.Mixture  
16.Cornet  
17.Trumpet8 
iSwell to Great  
III. Swell ( C-f3 42 notes)
18.Double Diapason16 
19.Open Diapason8 
20.Stopped Diapason8 
21.Principal4 
22.Fifteenth2 
23.Cornet2 
24.Cornopean8 
25.Hautboy8 
26.Clarion4 
27.Tremulant  
Pedal ( CCC-E 29 notes)
28.Diapason16 
29.Bourdon16 
30.Trumpet16 
iiGreat to Pedal  
iiiChoir to Pedal  

Organ History
1908Restored by Norman & Beard
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
341-9P



List of Organists
1500-1525John Taverner (1495-1545)
1741-1774James Allen
1827-1832Thomas Kerfoot (1802-1887)
1834-1846William Binfield
1845-1848W. R. Bexfield (1824-1853)
1927-1951J. Bernard Jackson (1891-1958)
1999-2002Eric Wayman
2006-2009Eric Wayman

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