Walthamstow, Church of Saint Michael

Foto’s: Andrew & Jane Wood © 2019

In 1844 bouwde George Maydwell Holdich een nieuw orgel voor de Parish Church in Birch (Essex). Het werd in 1965 gerestaureerd. Michael Young plaatste het in 2003 over naar de Church of Saint Michael in Walthamstow (Essex).


Manual: C – f3 (in zwelkast) Double Diapason 16′, Open Diapason Treble 8′, Open Diapason Bass 8′, Stopped Diapason Treble 8′. Stopped Diapason Bass 8′, Clarabella 8′, Dulciana 8′, Principal 4′, Flute 4′, Fifteenth 2′, Tierce 1 1/3′, Sesquialtera 1 1/2′, Diacton *.
Pedal: C – e1 Bourdon 16′ (permanently coupled).
Accessories: 3 composition pedals

* Diaocton gives complete superoctave effect by bringing into play extra pipes on
each rank. There is a detailed note on the coupling arrangement in
G.W. Russell’s guide to Essex church organs p 89; also Watcham 1992;