Church of Ss Peter & Paul

It's hard to believe that there once was an organ by the famed Parisien builder Cavaille-Coll (opus 473) right here in Singapore. Of modest dimensions, an orgue de choer, this organ was dismantled and discarded in the 1960s. No trace of it remains.

Date : 9-2-1877
Stops : 6
Number of manuals : 1
Drawknobs : 8
Price : 5 939,75 Francs

Clavier Manuel (54 notes)
1.  Bourdon (basse, 26 notes) 8'
2.  Bourdon (dessus, 28 notes) 8'
3.  Flûte (basse acoustique) 8'
4.  Prestant 4'
5.  Quinte 2 2/3'
6.  Doublette 2'
7.  Basson (basse, 26 notes) 8'
8.  Hautbois (dessus, 28 notes) 8'
 
Pédale (18 notes)
En Tirasse
 
Pédales de Combinaison
1.  Appel Basson et Hautbois
2.  Renvoi Basson et Hautbois

 

Source :

G. Huybens reference number: 673
Jesse Eschbach, Aristide Cavaillé-Coll vol.1: a compendium of known stoplists 1838-1898.
Paderborn: Verlag Peter Ewers, 2003, p.695

Prepared by Ong Te-Min (with information from J.Maidment)