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Residence of Mr John Larner, Yarloop

Yarloop Larner Residence

Yarloop Larner Residence

Name of institution Residence of Mr John Larner
Type of institution Private residence
Street Address 101 Johnston Road
City Yarloop
State Western Australia
Postcode 6218
Country Australia
Name of building
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 F. J. Larner & Co
Opus number
Date of completion/installation In storage
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-pneumatic
Type of stop action Electro-pneumatic
Console type 1928 Wurlitzer console ex Metro Theatre, Perth
Stop label material
General design
Playing aids
Wind pressures

Stop list

Total number of stops
Total number of ranks 8 ranks extended
7 rks of Welte pipework (ex St John's Lutheran Church, South Melbourne, Vic.);
Wurlitzer Vox Humana (ex Princess Theatre, Fremantle);
5 chests B 1935 Hill, Norman & Beard (ex Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Surrey Hills, Vic.)
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 Residence of F J Larner, Mt Lawley..
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Assessment of organ The organ was completely destroyed
by a bushfire that devastated Yarloop
in January 2016
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Photographs Photographs provided by Harvey Mail newspaper
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 Feb 2009. Update with destruction information 12 Dec 2020