Pelstergasthuiskerk

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Hoofdwerk (I)
Praestant 8 ' (old/frontpipes by van Oeckelen)
Quintadeen 16 ' (old/B&T)
Holpijp 8 ' (old)
Octaaf 4 ' (old)
Fluit 4 ' (old)
Quint 3 ' (old /B&T)
Octaaf 2 ' (old/B&T)
Fluit 2 ' (old)
Cornet disc. III 4' 2 2/3' 2' (old)
Mixtuur bass/treble IV 1' (B&T)
Fagot 16 ' bass/treble (old)
Trompet 8 ' (B&T)
Rugwerk (II)
Praestant 4 ' (old/B&T, frontpipes by van Oeckelen)
Gedekt 8 ' (old)
Fluit 4 ' (old/B&T)
Quintfluit 3 ' (old/B&T)
Octaaf 2 ' (B&T)
Sesquialter II/III 2/3' 2/5' (B&T)
Scherp III ½' (B&T)
Dulciaan 8 ' (old/B&T)
pull down pedals
tremulant (B&T)
manual coupler
Compass manuals C- c'''
Compass pedal C- d'
Pitch a'=466 Hz
unequal temperament

SUMMARY of the HISTORY of the ORGAN

1627 an organ was built at the north side of the church; builder Anthoni Verbeeck?
1693 Arp Schnitger modernised the instrument (new RP)
1712 enlargement by Arp Schnitger
1774 organ removed to a new west balcony; enlargement by Albertus Anthonie Hinsz
1875 six stops changed by Petrus van Oeckelen; new frontpipes
1915, 1916, 1931,1960 many alterations
1989/90 restoration/reconstruction by Bakker&Timmenga (Leeuwarden)

Organ consultant was Aart van Beek

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