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Organ Specifications

Builders: 1958  J. Compton    2000(c.) Ellis Scothon, Loughborough and Durham

Casework: Undated, enclosed in two chambers above Martyrs' Chapel East of the South Transept; wooden grille facing North into Chancel, Swell organ at the front of the first chamber, with horizontal shutters facing West and vertical shutters which open backwards towards the choir which is positioned beyond the Chancel; at the rear is the box containing the Great and Choir stops, about five feet higher, with horizontal shutters opening over the top of the first box into the Nave and vertical shutters into the Chancel opening forwards; on view from the Chancel opening is the Tuba-Bombarde division; the pipes of the Sub-Bass are located in different parts of the chamber, 23 metal pipes with arch-cut mouths form the display pipes facing West; the polyphoned 16' and 32' pipes are placed near the Tuba and Swell box respectively;

Console: Detached, Drawstop, Black block capital lettering for all stops except reeds which are red.

Couplers: Swell to Pedal; Swell to Great; Swell to Choir; Choir to Great; Choir to Pedal; Great to Pedal;
Swell Octave to Pedal.

Department and Stop list

Pedal  Key action EP  Stop action EP 
Compass: Low C - g1  Keys: 32                   Enclosed
1    Sub Bass                    32        m         polyphoned, unenclosed
2    Sub Bass                    16        m
3    Contra Bass                16        a
4    Open Metal                 16        b
5    Contra Viola               16        p
6    Bourdon                     16        h
7    Principal                     8          b
8    Octave                       8          c
9    Stopped Octave          8          m
10  Geigen                        4          n
11  Octave Flute                4          h
12  Octavin                       2          c
13  Mixture                       IV        i, j        12.15.19.22
14  Harmonics                   32
15  Bombarde                   16        l           unenclosed
16  Posaune                      16        k
17  Hautboy                      16        r
18  Posaune                       8          k
19  Clarion                        4          k

Choir        Key action EP  Stop action EP 
Compass: Low C  - c4  Keys: 61                 Enclosed
20  Double Dulciana         16        e
21  Open Diapason           8          b
22  Gemshorn                  8          d
23  Stopped Diapason       8          m
24  Dulciana                     8          e
25  Vox Angelica              8TC      f
26  Principal                     4          c
27  Stopped Flute             4          m
28  Dulcet                        4          e
29  Nazard                       2 2/3    m
30  Dulcet Fifteenth          2          e
31  Flautino                      2          m
32  Tierce                         1 3/5    f
33  Sifflöte                        1          m
34  Acuta                          II
35  Clarinet                       8          t
36  Contra Posaune           16        k
37  Posaune                      8          k
38  Tuba                           8          l           unenclosed
39  Tuba Clarion               4          l           unenclosed
40  Tremulant

Great  Key action EP  Stop action EP 
Compass: Low C - c4  Keys: 61                  Enclosed
41  Double Diapason        16        c
42  Bourdon                     16        h
43  First Diapason             8          a
44  Second Diapason        8          b
45  Third Diapason           8          c
46  Hohl Flute                   8          g
47  Stopped Diapason       8          h
48  Octave                        4          b
49  Principal                      4          c
50  Open Flute                  4          g
51  Twelfth                       2 2/3    c
52  Fifteenth                     2          b
53  Fourniture                   IV        i, j        12.15.19.22
54  Cymbale                     III        c          15.19.22
55  Contra Posaune           16        k
56  Posaune                     8          k
57  Clarion                      4          k

Swell   Key action EP  Stop action EP 
Compass: Low C - c4  Keys: 61                  Enclosed
58  Contra Viola               16        p
59  Geigen Diapason         8          n
60  Viola da Gamba          8          p
61  Voix Celeste               8TC     q
62  Harmonic Flute           8          o
63  Geigen Octave            4          n
64  Viola                          4          p
65  Harmonic Flute           4          o
66  Nazard                       2 2/3    o
67  Fifteenth                     2          n
68  Piccolo                        2          o
69  Cymbale                    III        p          15.19.22
70  Contra Hautboy          16        r
71  Trumpet                     8          s
72  Hautboy                      8          r
73  Clarion                       4          s
74  Tremulant


Details
: Blowing - electric (B.O.B.) 

Accessories: 8 thumb pistons to Ch and Pd; Gt and Pd; Sw and Pd; Pd couplers; 8 general thumb pistons mounted under Swell; 8 toe pistons to Swell and Pedal; 8 toe pistons to Great and Pedal; Reversible thumb pistons to Sw-Ch, Ch-Gt, Sw-Gt; Reversible toe piston to Gt-Pd; Pedal combinations to Great pistons;
10 “ventil” isolator switches. Thumb piston General Cancel; Two balanced Swell pedals, with indicators above Swell manual; Chancel shutters "On"; Nave shutters "On" . 99 channels of General and Divisional combination memories, adjustable at the console.

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