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Church of Christ, South Perth



The organ as it later appeared in St. Paul's Church, Bridgetown



Name of institution Church of Christ
Type of institution Church
Street Address
City South Perth
State Western Australia
Postcode
Country Australia
Name of building Church of Christ
Name of room Sanctuary
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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Previous organ(s)
Date of previous organ None
Detail of previous organ
Dates when key work has been undertaken
Dates of any moves that have taken place
Variations from original design of organ
Information on previous organ
Information about comparable instruments to previous organ
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Present organ
Type of installation Freestanding
Case description Dark timber
Placement in room Rear gallery
Builder's name Paul F. Hufner
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1963
Construction materials
Number of manuals One (1)
Key compasses FF-ff
Number of keys 49
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   
Wind pressures
Stop list
MANUAL
Autobass 16'
Bourdon Treble 16'
Diapason 8'
Gedect 8'
Principal 4'
Flute 4'
Fifteenth 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Octavin 1'
 
PEDAL
Bourdon 16'
Diapason 8'
Bass Flute 8'
Choral Bass 4'
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Total number of speaking stops 13
Total number of ranks 2 ranks extended, autobass
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 in 1974 and installed at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Bridgetown, when the state's first Allen digital organ was installed at the South Perth Church.

This Allen organ has since been moved to the residence of Ryan Heggie, Nyngan, NSW.

The church building was sold and the church relocated to new premises.
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 01 Jan 2009.
Additional information from Ron Raymond 21 Jan 2009.
Additional information from Ron Raymond 11 Nov 2010.
Updated stoplist Bruce Duncan 04 Oct 2020


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