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Residence of Mr Jake Maring, Byford

Redmond Maring Residence

Name of institution Residence of Mr Jake Maring
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address
City Byford
State Western Australia
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of J Maring
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
Other contact information
Previous organ(s)
Date of previous organ 1972
Detail of previous organ F. J Larner & Co.
One (1) manual mechanical action organ of five stops:
Built 1972 F.J. Larner & Co. for St Philip's Anglican Church, Cottesloe.

Flute 8'
Flute 4'
Piccolo 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Sifflot 1
Dates when key work has been undertaken
Dates of any moves that have taken place Installed present location around 1988.
Sold in 1996 to F J Larner and broken up.
The chest, keys and 3 stops are part of a reconstructed organ at the Yarloop Workshops.
The Yarloop Workshops organ was destroyed in a catastrophic bushfire in 2016.
Variations from original design of organ New American Oak case constructed for the organ at Mr Maring's Byford residence.
Information on previous organ
Information about comparable instruments to previous organ
Present organ
Type of installation Freestanding
Case description Open plan
Placement in room
Builder's name J Maring
Opus number 1
Date of completion/installation 1996
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses
Number of keys
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals None
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers Great to Pedal, Swell to Pedal, Swell to Great.
Console type Integrated stopkey
Stop label material
General design
Playing aids
Divisions    Manual 
Wind pressures
Stop list
Open Diapason 8'
Rohr Gedeckt 8'
Principal 4'
Nazard 2-2/3'
Fifteenth 2'
Open Diapason 8'
Rohr Gedeckt 8'
Flute 4'
Piccolo 2'
(Lowest 12 pipes not complete)
Flute 8'
Total number of stops Eleven (11)
Total number of ranks Two (2)
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 from Byford on sale of property in 2003.
Placed in storage until 2006 when the organ was rebuilt in Redmond, Albany.
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Technical documents 
General documents
Supporting information
Document control Original entries J R Elms, OAM, Gazetteer of Western Australian Pipe Organs, 1971, 1999,2003 and 2004.
This entry D B Duncan 17 December 2008.
Additional information from Jake Maring 17 February 2009.