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Details of St. George’s Hall, Exchange, Liverpool, England


Organ History
1855Built by Henry Willis
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
410010010-

I. Choir ( GG-a3 63 notes)
1.Bourdon16 
2.Open Diapason8 
3.Clarabella8 
4.Lieblich Gedact8 
5.Dulciana8 
6.Viol di Gamba8 
7.Voix Céleste8 
8.Principal4 
9.Harmonic Flute4 
10.Octave Viola4 
11.Twelfth2 2/3 
12.Fifteenth2 
13.Flageolet2 
14.Sesquialtera  
15.Tromba8 
16.Clarionet8 
17.Orchestral Oboe8 
18.Clarion4 
iSolo to Choir  
II. Great ( GG-a3 63 notes)
19.Double Open Diapason16 
20.Open Diapason8 
21.Open Diapason8 
22.Clarabella8 
23.Flute à Pavillon8 
24.Lieblich Gedact8 
25.Violoncello8 
26.Quint5 1/3 
27.Octave Viola4 
28.Principal4 
29.Principal4 
30.Flauto Traverso4 
31.Decima3 1/5 
32.Twelfth2 2/3 
33.Fifteenth2 
34.Fifteenth2 
35.Doublette  
36.Sesquialtera  
37.Mixture  
38.Contra Trombone16 
39.Trombone8 
40.Ophicleide8 
41.Trumpet8 
42.Clarion4 
43.Clarion4 
iiSwell to Great8 
iiiSwell to Great16 
ivSwell to Great4 
vChoir to Great  
viSolo to Great  
III. Swell ( GG-a3 63 notes)
44.Double Open Diapason16 
45.Open Diapason8 
46.Open Diapason8 
47.Echo Dulciana8 
48.Lieblich Gedact8 
49.Voix Céleste8 
50.Corno Dolce8 
51.Principal4 
52.Gemshorn4 
53.Waldflote4 
54.Twelfth2 2/3 
55.Fifteenth2 
56.Fifteenth2 
57.Piccolo2 
58.Doublette  
59.Sesquialtera  
60.Contra Trombone16 
61.Contra Fagotto16 
62.Ophicleide8 
63.Trumpet8 
64.Oboe8 
65.Corno di Bassetto8 
66.Vox Humana8 
67.Clarion4 
68.Clarion4 
69.Tremulant  
IV. Solo ( GG-a3 63 notes)
70.Bourdon16 
71.Flauto Dolce8 
72.Lieblich Gedact8 
73.Flute Harmonique4 
74.Piccolo Harmonique2 
75.Contra Fagotto16 
76.Trombone8 
77.Bassoon8 
78.Clarionet8 
79.Orchestral Oboe8 
80.Clarion4 
81.Tromba8 
82.Ophicleide8 
83.Cornopean8 
84.Trompette Harmonique4 
Pedal ( CCC-f 30 notes)
85.Double Open Diapason32 
86.Double Open Diapason32 
87.Open Diapason16 
88.Open Diapason16 
89.Violone16 
90.Bourdon16 
91.Principal8 
92.Flute8 
93.Quint5 1/3 
94.Fifteenth4 
95.Fourniture  
96.Mixture  
97.Contra Trombone32 
98.Trombone16 
99.Ophicleide16 
100.Trompette8 
101.Clarion4 
viiGreat to Pedal  
viiiSwell to Pedal  
ixChoir to Pedal  
xSolo to Pedal  

Organ History
1897Restored by Willis
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
499-14-



List of Organists
Oliphant Chuckerbutty (1884-1960)
Caleb Jarvis (1903-1980)
1855-94W. T. Best (1826-1897)
1897-1912A. L. Peace (1844-1912)
1913-38Herbert F. Ellingford (1876-1966)
1980-1984Noel Rawsthorne (1929-)

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