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Details of Town Hall, Leeds, England


Organ History
1859Built by Gray & Davison
1898Restored by Abbott & Smith
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.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
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I. Choir ( CC-c4 61 notes)
1.Sub-dulciana16 
2.Open Diapason8 
3.Rohrflote8 
4.Stopped Diapason, Bass8 
5.Salicional8 
6.Viol di Gamba8 
7.Octave4 
8.Suabe Flute4 
9.Flute Harmonic4 
10.Twelfth2 2/3 
11.Fifteenth2 
12.Ottavina2 
13.Dulciana Mixture  
14.Euphone16 
15.Trumpet8 
16.Clarion4 
iEcho to Choir  
II. Swell ( CC-c4 61 notes)
17.Bourdon16 
18.Open Diapason8 
19.Stopped Diapason8 
20.Stopped Diapason8 
21.Keraulophon8 
22.Harmonic Flute8 
23.Octave4 
24.Gemshorn4 
25.Wood Flute4 
26.Twelfth2 2/3 
27.Fifteenth2 
28.Piccolo2 
29.Sesquialtera  
30.Mixture1 
31.Contra Fagotto16 
32.Trumpet8 
33.Cornopean8 
34.Oboe8 
35.Vox Humana8 
36.Clarion4 
37.Tremulant  
III. Great ( CC-c4 61 notes)
38.Double Diapason, open16 
39.Open Diapason8 
40.Spitz Gamba8 
41.Stopped Diapason8 
42.Octave4 
43.Wald Flute4 
44.Twelfth2 2/3 
45.Fifteenth2 
46.Quint Mixture  
47.Tierce Mixture  
48.Trumpet8 
49.Clarion4 
iiSolo to Great  
iiiSwell to Great Super-octave  
ivSwell to Great Unison  
vSwell to Great Sub-octave  
viSwell to Choir  
viiChoir to Great Unison  
50.Bourdon16 
51.Flute à Pavillon8 
52.Viola8 
53.Flute Harmonic8 
54.Quint5 1/3 
55.Octave4 
56.Flute Octaviante4 
57.Piccolo Harmonic2 
58.Cymbal  
59.Furniture  
60.Contra Trombone16 
61.Trombone8 
62.Trumpet Harmonic8 
63.Tenor Trombone4 
IV. Solo ( CC-c4 61 notes)
64.Bourdon8 
65.Concert Flute, Harmonic8 
66.Piccolo, Harmonic4 
67.Ottavina, Harmonic2 
68.Clarinet8 
69.Oboe8 
70.Cor Anglais and Bassoon8 
71.Tromba8 
72.Ophicleide8 
viiiGreat to Solo  
ixSolo Super-octave  
xSolo Sub-octave  
xiEcho to Solo  
Echo ( CC-c4 61 notes)
73.Bourdon16 
74.Dulciana8 
75.Lieblich Gedact8 
76.Flute Traverso4 
77.Flute d’Amour4 
78.Dulciana Mixture  
79.Carillons  
80.Tremulant  
Pedal ( CCC-f 30 notes)
81.Sub-bass, open32 
82.Contra Bourdon32 
83.Open Diapason16 
84.Open Diapason16 
85.Violon16 
86.Bourdon16 
87.Quint, open10 2/3 
88.Octave8 
89.Violoncello8 
90.Twelfth5 1/3 
91.Fifteenth4 
92.Mixture  
93.Contra Bombard32 
94.Bombard16 
95.Fagotto16 
96.Clarion8 
xiiSwell to Pedal  
xiiiChoir to Pedal  
xivGreat to Pedal  
xvSolo to Pedal  



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1898-1917Herbert A. Fricker (1868-1943)

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