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Name of institution Corpus Christi Catholic Church
Type of institution Church
Street Address Corner of Lochee & Palmerston Streets
City Mosman Park
State Western Australia
Postcode 6012
Country Australia
Name of building Corpus Christi Catholic Church
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 Paul F. Hufner
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1964
Construction materials
Number of manuals One (1)
Key compasses
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers
Tremulants
Accessories   
Console type
Stop label material
Placement
General design
Playing aids
Divisions    Great
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
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PEDAL
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Total number of stops
Total number of ranks Two ranks extended
Total number of pipes
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Additions to the organ were prepared for at the time of building
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ Originally built for the Presentation Sisters of Iona Convent and installed in their chapel in 1964.
Removed in 1966 when the Chapel had to be demolished due to structural failure.
Gifted to Notre Dame University for future installation in the Holy Spirit Chapel.  This never came to pass so the organ was obtained by Corpus Christi Church (which is right next door to Iona Convent!) and installed in 1998 by Pipe Organ Builders and Services.
Remedial work by Patrick Elms & Co in 2010.
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status The organ is currently playing very poorly.
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 This entry D B Duncan 26 January 2010.  Information about the organ supplied by Patrick Elms.



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