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Floreat St Nicholas













Name of institution St. Nicholas' Anglican Church
Type of institution Church
Street Address 47 Berkeley Crescent
City Floreat Park
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building St. Nicholas' Anglican Church
Name of room Sanctuary
Dates of the building 24th June 1962
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features
Special fittings Remembrance Garden with stunning mural.  Beautiful stained glass windows.
Other location information Foundation stone laid by Robet Moline, Archbishop of Perth.
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 Paul F. Hufner
Opus number 17
Date of completion/installation 1962
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals 32
Pedalboard type Radial and concave
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers Swell to Pedal, Great to Pedal, Swell to Great
Tremulants Swell
Accessories   
Console type Stop tabs
Stop label material
Placement Detached inrear gallery, facing the organ
General design
Playing aids Four piston to Swell, Four Pistons to Great.  General cancel.  Nine toe pistons ans two toe couplers.
Divisions    Great, Swell, Pedal
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
Bourdon 16'
Open Diapason 8'
Claribel 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Salicional 8'
Octave 4'
Claribel Flute 4'
Salicet 4'
Twelfth 2 2/3'
Fifteenth 2'
Trumpet 8'
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SWELL
Contra Salicional 16'
Salicional 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Geigen Principal 4'
Lieblich Flute 4'
Salicet 4'
Nazard 2 2/3'
Fifteenth 2'
Salicetina 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Double Trumpet 16'
Trumpet 8'
Clarion 4'
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PEDAL
Sub Bass 16'
Bourdon 16'
Open Diapason 8'
Claribel 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Salicional 8'
Choral Bass 4'
Trombone 16'
Trumpet 8'
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Total number of speaking stops 33
Total number of ranks Six ranks extended
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 None
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ St John's Lutheran Church, Northbridge
Current status Good
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Bruce Duncan
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 January 2009.
Photographs and stop list added by Bruce Duncan from physical examination of the organ 22 April 2010.





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