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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS

Bayswater

Bayswater

Name of institution St. Augustine's Anglican Church
Type of institution Church
Street Address Cnr Murray and Roberts Streets
City Bayswater
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building St. Augustine's Anglican Church
Name of room Church sanctuary
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 Organ located at rear of church above Portico
Builder's name F.J. Larner & Co., Perth.
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1969
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses 61 notes
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass 30 notes
Number of pedals
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-magnetic except for lowest 18 pipes (electro/pneumatic)
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers I - II
II - P
Swell to Great
Tremulants General on II
Accessories    4 piston setter to Swell and Great
2 reversible pistons
Console type Console remote stoptabs
Stop label material
Placement Against left hand wall at rear
General design
Playing aids Thumb pistons, Memory system
Divisions   
Wind pressures
Stop list
MANUAL I
Open Diapason 8'
A
Gedeckt 8' B
Principal 4' A
Twelfth 2 2/3' A
Fifteenth 2' A
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MANUAL II
Gedeckt 8' B
Flute 4' B
Flageolet 2' B
Sesquialtera 12,17 II C
Cymbal 26,29 II A
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PEDAL
Subbass 16' B
Quint 10 2/3' B
Flute Bass 8' B
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Total number of stops 13
Total number of ranks Four (4) ranks extended
Total number of pipes 206
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ

Originally an "F" model single rank organ of 49 notes. Opening recital 30 November 1969.
Enlarged 1990/93 with addition of second manual
Tierce and lowest Diapason pipes added 1997.
Thumb pistons and memory system added 1999.
Work completed by Pipe Organs W.A. May 2016
1. Overhaul of 12 stage pneumatic swell motor and mechanism, new shoe contacts and cabling
2. Lining Swell box with Polyurethane covered composite sheeting to improve sound egress
3. Improvements to speech of bass pipes
4. General cleaning of organ chamber and relocation of blower to make quieter.

Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ
Information on current organ Rather than mitring the 16' pipes, they have been placed full-length on frames diagonally against the wall and tubed from the main chest.
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status In very good condition (2016)
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Pipe Organs WA Pty Ltd
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 August/September 1999
Information on specification and rework Pipe Organs of WA Pty Ltd, May 2016.




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