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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS


Name of institution Residence of H E Hunt
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address
City Subiaco
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of H E Hunt
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 George Smart, London
Opus number
Date of completion/installation c.1800
Construction materials
Number of manuals One (1)
Key compasses
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals None
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Mechanical
Type of stop action Mechanical
Couplers
Tremulants
Accessories   
Console type
Stop label material
Placement
General design
Playing aids
Divisions    Manual
Wind pressures
Stop list
MANUAL
8'
8' divided
4'
2'
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Total number of stops 4
Total number of ranks
Total number of pipes
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Woodwork restored in 1987 by Leith Jacob.
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ Built c1800 by George Smart, London, and imported to Australia by H.E. Hunt, Subiaco, W.A.
Purchased in 1966 by Rev. B A Naylor. Installed at South Perth.
Installed at Thebarton in 1967.
Installed at Grange in 1985.
Installed at Semaphore in 1992.
Installed at 16 Alice Street, Rosewater, SA, in 2005.
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs
Technical documents 
General documents Information on movements of the organ from GAZETTEER OF SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PIPE ORGANS, First edition 1974: Bruce Naylor, Second edition 1997: edited David Shield, Steven Kaesler, Revised March 2006: edited Brenton Brockhouse, Margaret Correll, David Shield, Steven Kaesler.
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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.





 

This page last updated 19 January 2009


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