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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS

Oakford Plugg

Oakford Houwelling organ

Oakford Plugg organ

Name of institution Residence of Mr H Houweling
Type of institution Private home
Street Address
City Oakford
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of Mr Henry Houweling
Name of room
Dates of the building
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features
Special fittings
Other location information
Name of contact
Mailing Address
Telephone
Email
Other contact information
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Date of previous organs None
Detail of previous organs
Dates when key work has been undertaken
Dates of any moves that have taken place
Variations from original design of organ
Information on previous organs
Information about comparable instruments to previous organs
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Present organ
Type of installation
Case description
Placement in room
Builder's name John Plug
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1989
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses C-fff
Number of keys 54
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests Slider windchests
Type of key action Tracker
Type of stop action Mechanical
Couplers Positive to Pedal
Tremulants
Accessories   
Console type
Stop label material
Placement Integral to organ case
General design Terraced stops
Playing aids
Divisions   
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
Rohr flute 8'
Principal 4'
Principal 2'
Quint 1 3/5'
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POSITIVE
Gedekt 8' Shared bass with Great Rohr Flute 8'
Fluit
4'
Nasat 2 2/3'
Fluit 2'
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PEDAL
Pulldowns
Bourdon
16'
Blank stop
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Total number of stops Five (5)
Total number of ranks
Total number of pipes
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ Originally at Residence of Mr J Plug, Albany.
Relocated 2007 to Residence of Mr H Houweling, Oakford.
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Photograph supplied by Patrick Elms
Technical documents 
General documents
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Supporting information
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Document control Original entries J R Elms, OAM, Gazetteer of Western Australian Pipe Organs, 1971, 1999,2003 and 2004.
This entry D B Duncan 23 November 2008.
Additional detail from In The Pipeline April 2007





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