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Titchmarsh, Church of St Mary the Virgin
Titchmarsh, Church of St Mary the Virgin

Titchmarsh, Church of St Mary the Virgin

Thomas C Lewis, 1870:  2 manuals, 17 stops
Full restoration, blower installed.

Completed Dec 2016

 

 

 

July 2016

The keyboards have had a full overhaul. Pedalboard has had a full overhaul.  All console woodwork has been restored including the bench.  Rebushed jambs.  Overhauled catch pedal and provided new catch with additional notches and springing to aid operation; original catch has been retained and stored in the organ.  All electrical fittings have been removed from the console and re-sited.

Oct 2016

Sep 2016

Aug 2016

July 2016

Clean and repaired all pipework. Rounded out and bound stopped pipes that have bulged and fit new cork stoppers.  The specification is to be completed with the provision of the Great Dulciana and Swell Bassoon and Oboe. 

Oct 2016

Sept 2016

Full overhaul of soundboards and unit chests following original pattern. Full overhaul and re-bushing of beams and rollerboards.  Steel tracker wires replaced with phosphor-bronze.  New buttons and cloths throughout. Double buttons to Pedal horizontal rollerboard. Full overhaul of the drawstops and composition actions. Replaced blower with a new unit in the same position.

Oct 2016

Wk Com 19th Sept

Wk Com 12th Sept

Aug 2016

Re-leathered reservoir, feeders and concussion. Overhauled wind trunking and made sound.

Oct 2016

Sep 2016

Aug 2016

July 2016

 

Improvement to tuning access. Passage board to be set along the side of the swell box and a short ladder from this down to the main passage board.

Repaired areas damaged by woodworm and treated any infestations.

Refurbished the case woodwork

Re-Assembly

Announcement

Note to customers:

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 dcms@topmarkadjusters.co.uk
0845 013 6601

Address

Harrison & Harrison Ltd
St John's Road, Meadowfield,
Durham, DH7 8YH
Telephone: 0191 378 22 22

office@harrisonorgans.com