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Residence of George Francis Hillman, Perth

Mosman St Lukes

Name of institution Residence of George Francis Hillman
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address 236 Adelaide Terrace
City Perth
State Western Australia
Postcode 6000
Country Australia
Name of building Residence of George Hillman
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 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
Present organ
Type of installation
Case description
Placement in room
Builder's name Hill & Son, London
Opus number Opus 2115
Date of completion/installation 1892
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses
Number of keys 56 notes
Key material
Pedal compass
Number of pedals 30 notes
Pedalboard type
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Mechanical
Type of stop action Mechanical
Couplers SW - GT, GT - PED
Console type Attached drawknob
Stop label material
General design
Playing aids Two composition pedals for the Great
Divisions    Great, Swell, Pedal
Wind pressures
Stop list
Open Diapason 8'
Gedact 8'
Principal 4'
Fifteenth 2'
Hohl Flute 8'
Salicional 8'
Wald Flute 4'
Oboe 8'
Bourdon 16'
Total number of stops 9
Total number of ranks 9
Total number of pipes 478
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Built for residence of George Francis Hillman, Perth.
Renovated 1904 by J E Dodd.
Removed and installed in St Luke's Mosman Park in 1905 by Robert Cecil Clifton
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Photograph of organ pipes from Pipe Organs WA
Technical documents  Information about the organ from the OHTA Conference booklet, 2004.
General documents Information on the Hillman Organ by Trevor Stoneman, Grandson of  George Hillman
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 19 January 2009.
Information from Trevor Stoneman 18 April 2012.