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.
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.
LONDON – EMMANUEL CHURCH, CROYDON
III/27 1900 J.W. Walker & Sons / 1985 Nicholson & Co.
Restoration of slider machines
OXFORD – ST PETER’S COLLEGE
II/18 1875 ‘Father’ Willis; 1883 & 1889 Charles Martin; 2003 Nicholson & Co.
Clean and overhaul
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
WORCESTER – ST SWITHUN’S CHURCH
II/15 1795 Robert and William Gray; 1845 John Nicholson, restored Goetze & Gwynn 2010
Cleaning and minor repairs
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
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – ENGELBREKTSKYRKAN
V/86 1964/2013 Grönlund
Construction and addition of Compton-style Polyphone bass, with associated wind trunking and reservoir
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
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