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Notable Organs in the area

Peterborough Cathedral Organ

St. John's, Peterborough

Early nineteenth-century organ by Lincoln. An organ appears in Forster and Andrews' list in the 1870s. Present instrument is by H and H from the early years of the 20th century. Three manual.

St. Mark's, Peterborough

Originally by Wordsworth and Maskell, Leeds, rebuilt by Rushworth and Dreaper, Liverpool in 1949. Tonally modified by Holmes and Swift in about 1996.

St. Mary's, Peterborough

Originally built by John Compton in the 1930s. Rebuilt and modified by Daniels of Clevedon when the new church was built.

All Souls', Peterborough

Present two-manual organ built by Binns, Fitton and Haley, Leeds in the late 1930s.

Park Road, Baptist, Peterborough

Binns, Bramley, Leeds, installed in 1905. Two-manual with some electronic ranks and electronic ranks on the pedal organ. Rebuilt and electronics added in the 1980s by David Miller of Orwell.

Westgate URC., Peterborough

Original instrument by Holt of Leeds, installed in 1877. This was destroyed by fire and replaced by one by Monk of London. This too was destroyed by fire. Present instrument by H and H which was brought to the church in 1983 having originally been built for the College of Ripon and York St.John (1935).

St Botolph, Helpston

H and H organ from Hebdon Bridge installed in 1982. Two-manual.

St Mary & All Saints, Fotheringhay

Built by Vincent Woodstock of Redbourne in 2000. Two-manual.

St Michael & All Angels, Southwick

Holdich chamber organ.

St. Martin's, Stamford

Bevington two-manual possibly dating from 1880s. Pedal department extended in the 1960s.

Oundle School Chapel

Frobenius organ. Three-manual installed in 1984.

St. Peter's, Oundle

J. W. Walker instrument from 1860s moved and rebuilt by Cousans of Lincoln about 1970.

St. Guthlac's, Market Deeping

Hill two manual instrument, installed 1882. Modified by Hill Norman & Beard in 1960s (new Swell front, pedal board and associated actions). Some electricifation and tonal additions by Norman Hall & Sons 1993.

St. Nicholas, Bulwick

M. G. Holdich (the then Rector’s brother) 1870s. Restored by S. E. Gilks of Peterborough in 1964.

St. Kyneburgha, Castor

Conacher and Co. two-manual 1878.

St. Leonard's Glapthorn

Roger Yates, Bodmin, instrument, 1937. One-manual tracker.

All Saints, Easton-on-the-Hill

Holdich two-manual, 1850. Restored by Bower in the 1990s.

Burghley House

Harpsichord-shaped organ. Very rare. 1790 by Robert and William Gray.

St. Andrew's, Helpringham

Two-manual Forster and Andrews built 1902. It has a Historic Organ Certificate (Grade II*) awarded in 2007.

St. Andrew's, Ufford

One manual and pedal by Kenneth Tickell, 1987.

St. Mary the Blessed Virgin. Warmington

Originally installed in 1977 by Grant, Degens and Bradbeer in the Chapel of Cranleigh School, Surrey. One of the first organs in England to be part of the Organ Reform movement with tracker action and a case with Werkprinzip design. Now in West End of Warmington Church where it was rebuilt by Richard Bower in 2010.

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