Smaller projects 2022

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 2022 are listed here.

CURRENT
BATSFORD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE – ST MARY’S CHURCH

II/9 1886 Henry Willis & Sons; 1968 Nicholson & Co.

Restoration of pedalboard, manual-to-pedal coupling rollerboard and backfalls.

LONDON – HOLY TRINITY BROMPTON

III/67 1930 Rushworth & Dreaper for St Mark, N. Audley Street, London, moved here 1980 Percy Daniel & Co.  Console, electrical and winding work 2018 Nicholson & Co.

Restoration of Tuba, French Horn and Violone chests, cleaning/repair/regulation of all Choir and Solo division pipework, and cleaning of Choir and Solo chamber and soundboards.

WITLEY, SURREY – KING EDWARD’S SCHOOL

III/31 1891 Henry Willis & Sons; 1951 Henry Willis & Sons; 2013 Andrew Cooper & Co.

Restoration of water-damaged pedal soundboard.

WORCESTER – CATHEDRAL

IV/57 2008 Kenneth Tickell & Co.

Cleaning and repair of storm damage

COMPLETED
AMPLEFORTH ABBEY, YORKSHIRE

IV/104 1961 J.W. Walker & Sons

Replacement of electro-pneumatic slider machines with new electric solenoids, replacement of electro-pneumatic expression engines with new electric expression engines, cleaning of all pipework on rear Great soundboard, re-packing Gedeckt 8′ stoppers, and repairs to split on front Great soundboard.

OLD HEADINGTON, OXFORDSHIRE – ST ANDREW’S CHURCH

II/25 2009 Kenneth Tickell & Co.

Tonal work

FORTHCOMING
ARUNDEL, SUSSEX – CATHEDRAL OF OUR LADY AND ST PHILIP HOWARD

III/39 1872/1890 William Hill & Son; 1931/1968 Hill, Norman & Beard; 2006 David Wells Organ Builders

New concussions to Great and Swell soundboards, repairs to Choir soundboard, electrical repairs and action regulation.

KIMBOLTON, HEREFORDSHIRE – CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT

II/16 1984 George Sixsmith & Son; 2020 Nicholson & Co.

New transmission and piston capture system.

KINGSLAND, HEREFORDSHIRE – CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

II/15 1969 Nicholson & Co., using some pipework and materials from earlier Brindley & Foster organ

New slider solenoids and power supply unit

LIVERPOOL – ST ANNE’S CHURCH, STANLEY

III/35 1914 Rushworth & Dreaper

Restoration of pneumatic Swell slider machine

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

WINCHCOMBE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE – ST PETER’S CHURCH

II/26 1890 Bishop & Son; 1934/1954/1970 Percy Daniel & Co.

Replacement of flexible wind trunking with new of solid timber and metal; replacement of piston capture system and upgrading of piston provision.