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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS



Name of institution Residence of Walter Johnston and Herbert J. Eales
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address Mounts Bay Road
City Crawley
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of Walter Johnston and Herbert J. Eales
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 For the later history and many more details of this organ, refer to St Laurence's Anglican Church, Dalkeith,
Type of installation
Case description
Placement in room
Builder's name F. Hufner
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1929
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-pneumatic
Type of stop action Electro-pneumatic
Couplers 9
Tremulants
Accessories   
Console type
Stop label material
Placement
General design
Playing aids
Divisions    Great, Swell, Pedal
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
Open Diapason 8' Metal 73 pipes A
Dulcina 8' Metal 61 pipes
Stopt Diapason 8' Wood  61 pipes
Gamba 8' Metal 61 pipes
Harmonic Flute 4' Metal 61 pipes
Octave Diapason 4' A
Clarinet 8' Metal 61 pipes
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SWELL
Lieblich Bourdon 16' Wood  61 pipes B
Melodic Diapason 8' Metal 61 pipes
Hohl Flute 8' Wood  61 pipes
Aeoline 8' Metal 61 pipes
Vox Celeste 8' Metal 49 pipes
Flauto Traverso 4' Metal 61 pipes
Dulcet 4' Metal 61 pipes
Gedact 2' Metal 61 pipes
Oboe 8' Metal 61 pipes
Vox Humana 8' Metal 61 pipes
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PEDAL
Acoustic Bass 32' B
Bourdon 16' B
Sub bass 16' Wood  30 pipes
Cello 8' Metal 30 pipes
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Total number of speaking stops 21
Total number of ranks 18
Total number of pipes 1,036
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Built as a 2 manual organ with Beale player mechanism (console & chests by Arcus Ltd, Perth).  Original stoplist unknown.
Rebuilt and enlarged in 1933 by J.E. Dodd, Adelaide.  New chests were installed and the player mechanism removed.  The rebuilt stoplist is as shown above.
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ Removed and installed in St Laurence's Anglican Church, Dalkeith, in 1963 by E. Dodd. 
Removed c1978 by David Brown.  
Information on current organ For the later history and many more details of this organ, refer to St Laurence's Anglican Church, Dalkeith,
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs
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 19 January 2009.
Stoplist provided by Graham Devenish 09 March 2009.




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