Frequently Asked Questions


Do you only build organs?

How much does an organ cost?

Do you build organs for overseas

Can you arrange an inspection/survey of our organ?

How do I get information about fundraising for an organ project?

How do I arrange a Tuning?

What is done during a routine tuning visit?

Does a tuner need complete silence for tuning?

Can Harrisons take on the tuning of our organ?

Can I reclaim VAT on organ maintenance and tuning?

How does central heating affect organs?

  

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How to find us

Durham is served by National Express Coaches. Local bus companies run frequent services to Meadowfield. Services 46 and 49 stop near the Meadowfield Sports Centre, which is a short walk from the workshop.  The workshop is the second building on the left hand side of St John’s Road. (click here for map).

 

Meadowfield is on the A690 between Durham and Crook, about two miles from the city centre. If approaching from the city/north, turn left at St John’s Church, Meadowfield (opposite the Meadowfield Sports Centre). From the south, turn right at St John’s Church. The workshop is the second building on the left hand side of St John’s Road.(Click on the map for a closer view)

(click here to go to Google Maps for more detailed directions)

 

Durham is on the main line from London to Edinburgh. Journey time from London (King’s Cross) is less than three hours; from Edinburgh less than two hours. There are also good cross-country services.

Click here for train timetables on the Internet.
From the station, either take a taxi to the workshop, or take the bus (from the bus station nearby). Services 46 and 49 stop near the Meadowfield Sports Centre, which is a short walk from the workshop.

The main airport is Newcastle, 25 miles (40 km) north of Durham: connection by Metro to Newcastle Central station, then a short train journey to Durham. There is a smaller airport at Durham Tees Valley, 25 miles (40 km) to the south: bus connection to Darlington station, then a short train journey to Durham. From Durham you can take a taxi or use the bus services.
The workshop is the second building on the left hand side of St John’s Road.

 

 

  CONTACT US

Harrison & Harrison Ltd
St John’s Road,
Meadowfield,
Durham
DH7 8YH

 

U.K. phone: 0191 378 2222
International phone: +44 191 378 2222
Fax: 0191 378 3388
Email:  h.h@harrisonorgans.com
Opening times:
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:30pm

VAT on organ maintenance and tuning might be reclaimable under the Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme. It is understood that relevant invoices must be submitted within one year, to a combined minimum value of £500 excluding VAT.

Further details can be obtained from Topmark (LPOW): www.lpwscheme.org.uk
0845 013 6601
dcms@topmarkadjusters.co.uk

 

Harrison & Harrison Ltd
St John’s Road,
Meadowfield,
Durham
DH7 8YH

U.K. phone: 0191 378 2222
International phone: +44 191 378 2222
Fax: 0191 378 3388
Email: h.h@harrisonorgans.com
Opening times:
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:30pm