Smaller projects 2021

We give the same attention to detail to all projects that we undertake, large and small.  Some of the smaller projects undertaken / to be undertaken in 2021 are listed here.

COMPLETED
ALDRIDGE, WEST MIDLANDS – ST MARY OF THE ANGELS RC CHURCH

II/23 1962 Nicholson & Co.

Replacement of pedal contacts and rocking tablet units

CHADDESLEY CORBETT, WORCESTERSHIRE – ST CASSIAN’S CHURCH

III/32 1817 Elliot; 1974 Bishop & Son; 2019 Nicholson & Co.

New Swell engine

GLOUCESTER – CHRIST CHURCH

II/19 1866/1883 John Nicholson; 1900 Nicholson & Co.; 1969 Peter Hutchins

Complete dismantling of organ to facilitate essential repairs to chamber fabric, and planned restoration of the instrument.

OXFORD – ST PETER’S COLLEGE

II/18 1875 ‘Father’ Willis; 1883 & 1889 Charles Martin; 2003 Nicholson & Co.

Clean and overhaul

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PORT TALBOT, NR SWANSEA – ST THEODORE’S CHURCH

III/29 1897 Charles Martin, Oxford; 2001 Nicholson & Co.

– restoration of water-damaged Pedal Organ soundboard and facade pipe chest.

TYTHERTON KELLAWAYS, WILTSHIRE – ST GILES’ CHURCH

I/4 TC Bates & Son, between 1847 and 1859

Cleaning and regulation

CURRENT
PRESTON-on-STOUR, WARWICKSHIRE – ST MARY’S CHURCH

II/7 1895 Bevington

Full restoration of soundboards, chests, reservoir, casework and Pedal Organ pipework following rainwater ingress

FORTHCOMING
GODALMING, SURREY – CHARTERHOUSE SCHOOL

III/36 1927/1979 Harrison & Harrison

Replacement of slider machines (originally pneumatic, converted to electro-pneumatic 1979) with new slider solenoids

Charterhouse School Chapel
LONDON – EMMANUEL CHURCH, CROYDON

III/27 1900 J.W. Walker & Sons / 1985 Nicholson & Co.

Restoration of slider machines

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – ENGELBREKTSKYRKAN

V/86 1964/2013 Grönlund

Construction and addition of Compton-style Polyphone bass, with associated wind trunking and reservoir

TENBURY WELLS, WORCESTERSHIRE – CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

IV/55 1873/1878/1916/1953 Henry Willis & Sons; 1975 Harrison & Harrison; 2011 Nicholson & Co.

New blowing plant, associated cabinets and wind trunking

WORCESTER – ST SWITHUN’S CHURCH

II/15 1795 Robert and William Gray; 1845 John Nicholson, restored Goetze & Gwynn 2010

Cleaning and minor repairs

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