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Mt Lawley Bastian Residence

Mt Lawley Bastian Residence

Mt Lawley Bastian Residence


Maylands Bastian Residence

Maylands Bastian Residence

Name of institution Residence of Dudley Stuart Bastian
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address 173 Railway Parade
City Mount Lawley
State Western Australia
Postcode 6050
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of Dudley Stuart Bastian
Name of room Music Room
Dates of the building
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features Large open plan room with cathedral ceiling and generous mezzanine floor / balcony.
Special fittings
Other location information
Name of contact
Mailing Address
Telephone (08) 9371 2441
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 Freestanding
Case description Open casework, all pipes exposed
Placement in room South western corner of room
Builder's name E.Wragg, Nottingham, England
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1905
Construction materials Timber
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses CC-ggg
Number of keys 56
Key material Ivory
Pedal compass CCC-f
Number of pedals 30
Pedalboard type Pedals were straight /concave; changed to radiating/concave by Dudley Bastian..
Pedalboard material
Type of chests The wind chests are slider chests.
Type of key action Mechanical and tubular-pneumatic for Pedal
Type of stop action Mechanical
Couplers Swell to Great
Swell super to Great
Great to Pedal
Swell to Pedal
Tremulants Swell
Accessories   
Console type Integral
Stop label material Stop labels are ivory, apart from the 15th.
Placement Below impost
General design
Playing aids
Divisions    Great, Swell (not enclosed), Pedal
Wind pressures
Stop list
GREAT
Open diapason 8' Metal
Clarabella 8' Wood
Principal 4' Metal
Fifteenth
(originally Dulciana 8')
2' Metal
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SWELL (no longer enclosed)
Violin Diapason 8' Metal
Stop Diapason 8' Wood
Gamba 8' Metal
Gemshorn 4' Metal
Oboe 8' Metal
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PEDAL
Bourdon 16' Wood
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Total number of stops 10
Total number of ranks 10
Total number of pipes 534
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ

Built in 1905 by E.Wragg, Nottingham, for St Anne's Congregational Church, St. Anne’s Well Road, Nottingham, U.K.
Removed in 1969 to storage in London by Dudley Bastian.
Imported to WA from Nottingham UK 1972.
Purchased for £150.
Installed at Highgate residence in 1973 Dudley Stuart Bastian.
Removed and installed in Mount Lawley residence in 2007
Removed and installed at Penhros College Chapel, Como, 2016

Information on current organ Original specification had dulciana 8' on Great, changed to Fifteenth 2' by  Dudley Bastian.
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status In good condition
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Photographs of the organ by Bruce Duncan and John van den Berg
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.
Additional detail from Dudley Bastian 04 February 2009.
Photographs added 15 and 23rd March 2009.
Additional information from Dudley Bastian 01 February 2011.




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