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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS

Name of institution Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Type of institution Radio and television media
Street Address Adelaide Terrace
City Perth
State Western Australia
Postcode 6000
Country
Name of building
Name of room Basil Kirke Studio
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 F.J. Larner & Co.
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1978
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 Mechanical
Type of stop action Mechanical
Couplers Three (3)
Tremulants
Accessories   
Console type
Stop label material
Placement
General design Complete organ mounted on dolly
Playing aids
Divisions    GREAT, POSITIVE, PEDAL
Wind pressures  
Stop list
GREAT
8'
4'
2'
II
POSITIVE
8'
4'
1 1/3'
4/5'
8'
PEDAL
16'
8'
8'
4'
16'
Total number of stops 14
Total number of ranks 15
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 Removed and relocated to Edith Cowan University 1982.
Information on current organ
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 27 November 2008.




 

This page last updated 27 November 2008


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