A PLELIMINARY LIST OF HILL & SON DRAWINGS FOR AUSTRALIA IN THE HILL, NORMAN & BEARD COLLECTION, BRITISH ORGAN ARCHIVE


Notes


1.  This list includes, so far, only those items identified in 1977, filed alphabetically in flat bundles under the letters ‘A’ and ‘S’, as well as one rolled bundle (located in the miscellaneous bundles) of Sydney Town Hall organ drawings.


2.  Numbers to the left in column 3 (in brackets) indicate the number of items of the type specified.


Name

Job Number

Contents of the Bundle

Date(s) shown

AUSTRALIA:

Mr Niel W. Black [Noorat, Vic.]


2371

(1) section & layout of organ

(1) stops layout on jambs

(1) letter from N.W. Black to Hill & Son (14/09/09) with sketch plan of house

April 1908

ALBANY:

St John’s Church [W.A.]


2072

(1) section of organ

October 1890

SYDNEY:

Pitt Street Congregational Church


2396

(1) bellows drawing

(1) plan of organ gallery

(1) stops layout on jambs

(1) letter from church secretary (23/11/09) with photograph of ‘old organ’ & sketch plan of church


1909-10

SYDNEY:

Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church


2078

(1) case drawing

(1) layout drawing


SYDNEY:

Fullerton Memorial Presbyterian Church, Surrey Hills


2314


(3) plans of church – J.A. Kethel, Architect, Sydney

(1) detail of organ front – J.A. Kethel, Architect, Sydney

(1) organ layout (section)

(1) stops layout on jambs

1904

SYDNEY:

R.A. Andrews

[Music Room, Froghollow, Leichhardt, NSW]


2093

(1) sections & ground plan of building

(1) section & plan of organ



SYDNEY:

St Andrew’s Cathedral


1182

(3) elevations of case(s)

(2) section layout drawings [poor condition]


SYDNEY:

YMCA, Pitt Street


1952

(1) plan of organ gallery 

(1) section layout

(1) case elevation


SYDNEY:

Town Hall


1955

BUNDLE 1 (flat)

(1) [n.n.] 1st floor plan & organ gallery – supplied by Sydney City Architect, June 1885

(1) [n.n.] basement plan – supplied by Sydney City Architect, June 1885

(1) No. 18 reservoirs

(1) No. 17B  coupler pneumatic

(1) No 17  couplers

(1) No 17 pneumatic couplers (Great & Pedal stops combined)

(1) No 16  building frame plan

(1) No 14  building frame plan

(1) No 11  bass side drawstop action

(1) No 10  treble end compo pneumatics

(1) No 9  plan, treble end comp’n action

(1) No 8A  treble end stop action

(1) No 8  Gt. & Solo thumb pneum’cs, bass side

(1) No 7  treble jamb & thumb pneumatic

(1) No 6  Gt. & Solo piston action

(1) No 5  Ch. & Sw. piston action

(1) No 3  pneumatic piston action, bass side

(1) No 2  treble end piston action

(1) No 21  draw-stop action plan

(1) No 24  64’ reed soundboard

(1) No 27  grooveboards, pedal touch

(1) No 43  slides on groove bds, 32’ wood, bass end


(1) [n.n.]  Choir s’bds boxes

(1) [n.n.]  waste trunk & valve

(1) [n.n.]  coupler pneumatics

(1) [n.n.]  tenor C. box

(1) [n.n.]  Gt. pneumatic


1886

SYDNEY:

Town Hall


1955

BUNDLE 2 (rolled)

(1) No 13  [ground plan of organ]

(1) No 44  [bellows plan]

(1) Nos 22 & 23  [single sheet]  pneumatic for engine

(1) No 40  [stop action – section?]

(1) No 15  section of frame

(1) No  29  grooveboards for drawstop action

(1) No 34  swell shutters action, bass 8ve

(1) No 19  bellows feeders

(1) No  35  supports for centre tower

(1) [n.n.]  Sydney organ swell

(1) [n.n.]  Swell shutters

(1) No 29  heavy wind trunks, Gt. Ped. & draw stops

(1) No 36  plan of central tower

(1) No 33  Great slide pneumatic

(1) [n.n.]  [slide diagram?]

(1) No 12  draw-stop action

(1) No 32  wind trunks - section

(1) No 31  zinc wind trunks

(1) No 30  draw-stop goove-boards

(1) No 38  Great combination , treble end

(1) [n.n.]  metal 32’ slide action

(1) [n.n.]  draw-stop pneumatic

(1) No 41  Swell box action


1866