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Methodist Church, Victoria Park

The organ as installed at St Stephen's Church, Katanning.

Name of institution Methodist Church
Type of institution Church
Street Address Duncan Street
City Victoria Park
State Western Australia
Country Australia
Name of building Methodist Church
Name of room Church
Dates of the building
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features
Special fittings
Other location information Building demolished 1977 to make way for a shopping mall.
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 Cantilevered case on front wall
Case description Plain construction with some display pipes
Placement in room High central front wall
Builder's name Paul F. Hufner
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1958
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 Electro-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Console type
Stop label material
General design
Playing aids
Wind pressures

Stop list
Bourdon Bass 16'
Bourdon Treble 16'
Open Diapason 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Octave Diapason 4'
Flute 4'
Gamba 4'
Twelfth 2 2/3
Fifteenth 2'
Gamba 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Twenty Second 1'
Twenty Ninth 1/2'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Flute 4'
Gamba 4'
Nazard Flute 2 2/3'
Piccolo 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Tierce 1 3/5'
Sub Bass 16'
Echo Bass 16'
Quint Bass 10 2/3'
Open Diapason 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Octave Diapason 4'
Gamba 4'
Total number of stops
Total number of ranks 4 ranks extended
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 1977 and reinstalled in 1979 at St. Stephens Evangelical Lutheran Church, Katanning.
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 01 January 2009.
Stoplist and photograph Bruce Duncan 04 October 2020