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St Patrick Mount Lawley

St Patrick Mount Lawley

St Patrick Mount Lawley

St Patrick Mount Lawley

Name of institution St. Patrick's Anglican Church
Type of institution ChurchSt Patrick Mount Lawley
Street Address 731 Beaufort Street
City Mount Lawley
State WA
Postcode 6050
Country Australia
Name of building St. Patrick's Anglican Church
Name of room Sanctuary
Dates of the building 1936
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features The church is oblong in shape, of red brick construction, with art deco internal features.
Special fittings
Other location information
Name of contact
Mailing Address 731 Beaufort Street, Mout Lawley, WA, 6050
Telephone (08) 9271 4516
Email stpatricks@mtlawleyang.iinet.net.au
Other contact information www.mtlawleyang.iinet.net.au
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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 Left chancel
Case description
Placement in room Left chancel
Builder's name Norman & Beard
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1892
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-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers
Tremulants
Accessories    Control/Memory system with wireless connection, 500 memory levels, sequencer
Console type Detached
Stop label material
Placement Opposite organ in chancel
General design Drawstop
Playing aids
Divisions    Great, Swell, Pedal
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
Bourdon 16'
Open Diapason 8'
Stopped Diapason 8'
Dulciana 8'
Principal 4'
Flute 4'
Twelfth 2 2/3'
Fifteenth 2'

SWELL
Open Diapason 8'
Stopped Diapason 8'
Principal 4'
Mixture II
Horn 8'
Hautbois 8'
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PEDAL
Open Diapason 16'
Bourdon 16'
Principal 8'
Flute 8'
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Total number of speaking stops 18
Total number of ranks
Total number of pipes
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Tonal alterations 1973 F.J. Larner & Co.
Renovated 1998 Pipe Organ Builders & Services.
Works undertaken by Pipe Organs WA in 2017
1.  New blower and relocation to room below the organ chamber.
2.  New Control/Memory system with wireless connection, 500 memory levels, sequencer
3.  Addition of Sw to Pedal to stop list
4.  Addition of Gt & Pedal Combinations Coupled drawstop
5.  New mouths to the bass ten Open Diapason 16’ pipes to improve speech
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ Built 1892 and installed 1894 Trinity Congregational Church, Perth.
Removed and  installed 1929 Johnston Memorial Church, Fremantle.
Removed, rebuilt and installed 1969
at St Patrick's Church, Mt Lawley by Paul F. Hufner.
Information on current organ Please refer to the Organ Historical Trust of Australia website for additional information on this organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Photographs of the church and organ by 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 27 December 2008.
Specification detail from Patrick Elms and Colin van der Lecq May 2012
Photographs of the church and organ by Bruce Duncan 26 May 2012

Additional works information by Gaham Devenish 23 August 2017




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