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Ashby cum Fenby, St Peter, organ pipes
Ashby cum Fenby, St Peter, organ pipes
Ashby cum Fenby, St Peter, organ pipes

The decorated pipes of the church organ at St Peter's are typical of the Victorian period.

August 2014

Ashby cum Fenby, St Peter church, organ pipes
Ashby Puerorum, St Andrew, Organ
Ashby Puerorum, St Andrew, Organ
Ashby Puerorum, St Andrew, Organ

Organ placed at east end of north aisle.

DB 9 September 2018

Ashby Puerorum, Saint Andrew, Church, Organ
Belchford, St Peter & St Paul, Organ
Belchford, St Peter & St Paul, Organ
Belchford, St Peter & St Paul, Organ

Organ by

"John Nicholson, Organ Builder, Palace Yard, Worcester" 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicholson_%26_Co_Ltd 

http://www.nicholsonorgans.co.uk/ 

DB 3 September 2018

Belchford, Church, Saint Peter & Saint Paul, organ, John Nicholson
Belton, St Peter & St Paul, North Aisle, Organ
Belton, St Peter & St Paul, North Aisle, Organ
Belton, St Peter & St Paul, North Aisle, Organ

The Church Guide relates :-

"The 3rd Earl Brownlow introduced the organ in the north chancel in May 1902, acquired from the Drill Hall at Lincoln, when the waggoner, William Ogden, and 4 horses from the Home Farm using a furniture van borrowed from Halls of Grantham, collected the organ and delivered it to Belton in 1 day"

DB 5 September 2018

Belton, St Peter & St Paul, church, organ, Drill Hall, Brownlow
Benniworth, St Julian, Organ
Benniworth, St Julian, Organ
Benniworth, St Julian, Organ

Organ by W.E Richardson & Sons of Manchester.

DB 9 September 2018

Benniworth, Saint Julian, Church, Organ, W.E Richardson & Sons
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Organ
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Organ
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Organ

Organ by J.R. Cousans of Lincoln.

http://www.cousansorgans.co.uk/history.html 

DB 9 September 2018

Burgh on Bain, Saint Helen, Church, organ, Cousans
Corringham, St Laurence
Corringham, St Laurence
Corringham, St Laurence

The organ case in St Laurence church was decorated by Bodley as part of his restoration scheme of 1883-84.

May 2012

Corringham, St Laurence, organ case, Bodley
Denton, St Andrew, Organ
Denton, St Andrew, Organ
Denton, St Andrew, Organ

Regarding the restoration of 1887-8 Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire 1919 states

"The chancel screen has also been thoroughly restored, and a new organ, costing nearly £600, presented by Major Welby"

There is an inscription on the organ case stating

"TO THE PRAISE AND GLORY OF GOD

ALFRED WELBY DEDICATES THIS ORGAN 1887" 

DB 16 September 2018

Denton, Saint Andrew, Church, Organ, Major Alfred Welby
Doddington,&nbspSt&nbspPeter, Organ
Doddington, St Peter, Organ
Doddington, St Peter, Organ

A label on the organ case credits the organ builder as J.F.Harston, Newark.

DB 11 August 2018

Doddington, St Peter, Church, Organ, J.F.Harston
East Barkwith, St Mary
East Barkwith, St Mary
East Barkwith, St Mary

Recently restored organ pipes.

July 2012

East Barkwith, St Mary church
Goulceby, All Saints, Organ
Goulceby, All Saints, Organ
Goulceby, All Saints, Organ

Organ by Bell & Co. with patented mouse proof pedals.

Patent dated 1887. 

DB 9 September 2018

Goulceby, All Saints, church, organ
Grayingham, St Radegund, organ
Grayingham, St Radegund, organ
Grayingham, St Radegund, organ

The organ case and pipes at St Regunda's, Grayingham have recently been restored.

May 2010

Grayingham, St Radegunda church, organ case
Gunby, St Peter, Organ
Gunby, St Peter, Organ
Gunby, St Peter, Organ

"On the north side of the nave is a low Tudor arch to the organ chamber"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1359687 

A brass plaque on the organ states that it was the gift of Stephen Massingberd 1869 -1925.

DB 20 July 2018

Gunby, St Peter church, organ, Stephen Massingberd
Helpringham, St Andrew, organ
Helpringham, St Andrew, organ
Helpringham, St Andrew, organ

The organ at St Andrew's has an attractive array of pipes of the Victorian period.

June 2017

Helpringham, St Andrew, organ
Hemingby, St Margaret, Chancel, Organ
Hemingby, St Margaret, Chancel, Organ
Hemingby, St Margaret, Chancel, Organ

Church guide states that the organ was installed in 1945 and was purchased from a private house in London.

Made by Cousans of Lincoln. 

http://www.cousansorgans.co.uk/history.html 

DB 3 September 2018

Hemingby, St Margaret, church, organ, Cousans
Kirkby on Bain, St Mary, Organ
Kirkby on Bain, St Mary, Organ
Kirkby on Bain, St Mary, Organ

Located on south side of chancel.

DB 9 September 2018

Kirkby on Bain, St Mary, Church, organ
Legbourne, All Saints, organ pipes
Legbourne, All Saints, organ pipes
Legbourne, All Saints, organ pipes

Colourful organ pipes from the 19th century.

April 2015

Legbourne, All Saints church, organ pipes
Lincoln Cathedral, St Hugh's Choir, Organ
Lincoln Cathedral, St Hugh's Choir, Organ
Lincoln Cathedral, St Hugh's Choir, Organ

The fine Cathedral organ was built by Father Willis in 1898 and overhauled by Harrison & Harrison in 1960.

It had 4 manuals and 64 stops.

1930s photograph

Cathedral, organ, Father Willis, Harrison & Harrison
Minting, St Andrew, organ case
Minting, St Andrew, organ case
Minting, St Andrew, organ case

A typical small country church pipe organ, with one manual and few stops.

August 2011

Minting, St Andrew, organ case
Morton by Gainsborough, St Paul, organ
Morton by Gainsborough, St Paul, organ
Morton by Gainsborough, St Paul, organ

Elaborately decorated organ case from Micklethwaite's work in 1891.

May 2010

Morton by Gainsborough, St Paul, organ case
Navenby, St Peter, organ
Navenby, St Peter, organ
Navenby, St Peter, organ

Attractively decorated organ pipes, probably from either the late Victorian or Edwardian periods.

November 2017

Navenby, St Peter, organ
South Elkington, All Saints, Organ
South Elkington, All Saints, Organ
South Elkington, All Saints, Organ

Victorian features of the church include the reredos and the impressive painted chancel roof.

September 2012

South Elkington, All Saints, organ case
South Ormsby, St Leonard, Organ
South Ormsby, St Leonard, Organ
South Ormsby, St Leonard, Organ

Made by Forster & Andrews Hull 1902.

"One of the most successful of the North of England organ builders"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forster_and_Andrews 

DB 14 August 2018

South Ormsby, St Leonard, church, organ, Forster & Andrews
Stubton, St Martin, Gallery & Organ
Stubton, St Martin, Gallery & Organ
Stubton, St Martin, Gallery & Organ

Gallery at west end with organ by Cousans, Sons & Co.

http://www.cousansorgans.co.uk/history.html 

DB 28 August 2018 

Stubton, St Martin, Church, Gallery, Organ
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ

The organ at Thornton is one of the oldest in Britain, possibly dating from the 1680s.

It was given to Horsington church in 1860 by Magdalen College Oxford and later transferred to Thornton.

June 2013

Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ. Magdalen College Oxford.
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ
Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid, organ

The keyboard of the organ at St Wilfrid's has black naturals and ivory sharps.

June 2013

Thornton by Horncastle, St Wilfrid church, organ
Torksey, St Peter, pipe organ
Torksey, St Peter, pipe organ
Torksey, St Peter, pipe organ

This small pipe organ in painted case of classical form was 'presented to Torksey St Peter by Stow Methodist Church 2004' according to the brass plaque.

August 2017

Torksey, St Peter, organ