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Major list of works (Alphabetized by name of organ builder)

p. 87- In:
Vente, Maarten Albert
Boeringer, James
Organa Britanica : organs in Great Britain 1660-1860.
A complete edition of the Sperling notebooks and drawings in the library of the Royal College of Organists
By James Boeringer
With a foreword by M.A. Vente
Lewisburg, NY: Bucknell University Press, c1983-c1989., 3 v.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Abbey, John (York) (b. 1785 d. 1859 a. 1830-1831)   organ builder
  Allen, Charles (a. 1824-1851)   organ builder
  Allen, Robert (d. 1883 a. 1860)   organ builder
  Allen, William (a. 1820-1831)   piano maker
  Allen, William (a. 1840-1860)   organ builder
  Andrews, Joseph King (b. 1820 d. 1896)   organ builder
  Avery, John (b. 1755 d. 1808)   organ builder
  Bevington, Alfred   organ builder
  Bevington, Henry (b. 1796 d. 1854)   organ builder
  Bevington, Henry (son) (b. 1796 d. 1854)   organ builder
  Bevington, Louis (a. 19th century )   organ builder
  Bishop, James Chapman (b. 1783 d. 1854)   organ builder, inventor
  Booth, Francis (a. 19th century )   organ builder
  Booth, Joseph (b. 1769 d. 1832 a. 1828-1841)   organ builder
  Booth, Joseph (a. 19th century )   organ builder
  Brewsher, William (a. 1821-1847)   organ builder
  Bruce, James (b. 1786 d. 1856 a. 1803-1849)   organ builder
  Bryceson, Henry (a. 1796-1810)   organ builder
  Buckwell, George (a. 1826-1838)   organ builder
  Buckwell, Henry (a. 1826-1838)   organ builder
  Buckwell, Theodore (a. 1826-1838)   organ builder
  Byfield, John (b. 1694 d. 1756)   organ builder
  Byfield, John (d. 1767 died: 1774)   organ builder
  Byfield, John (d. 1799)   organ builder
  Byfield, John (b. 1766 d. 1806 a. 1794-1806)   organ builder
  Crang, John (d. 1774)   organ builder
  Dallam, George (d. 1684 died: 1685 a. 1672-1686)   organ builder
  Dallam, Ralph (d. 1673 died: 1673)   organ builder
  Dallam, Robert (b. 1602 d. 1665)   organ builder
  Dallam, Thomas (b. 1570 d. 1614)   organ builder
  Davis, James (b. 1762 d. 1827)   organ builder
  Donaldson, John (b. 1747 d. 1807 a. 1786-1800)   organ builder
  Eagles, James (b. 1798 d. 1864 a. 1846-1850)   organ builder
  England, George (d. 1788 died: 1773 a. 1760-1788)   organ builder
  England, George Pike (b. 1765 d. 1816)   organ builder
  England, John (d. 1791 a. 1764-1790)   organ builder
  Flight, Benjamin (b. 1767 d. 1847)   organ builder
  Flight, John (d. 1890)   organ builder
  Forster, James Alderson (b. 1818 d. 1886)   organ builder
  Gauntlett, Henry John (b. 1805 d. 1876)   organ, composer
  Gray, John (d. 1849 a. 1827-1849)   organ builder
  Gray, John (d. 1848 died: 1849)   cast, cello
  Gray, Robert (d. 1796 a. circa)   bass (instrument), bass
  Gray, Tobias (a. 1750)   organ builder
  Greenwood, John (b. 1795)   organ builder
  Greenwood, Joseph (a. 1825-1841)   organ builder
  Greenwood, Thomas (a. 1815-1825)   organ builder
  Harrison, Thomas (b. 1807 d. 1893)   organ builder
  Harrison, Thomas Hugh (b. 1839 d. 1912)   organ builder
  Holdich, George Maydwell (b. 1816 d. 1896)   organ builder
  Holt, Frederick (a. 1845 active: 1864-1876)   organ, choir master
  Holt, William (a. 1838-1883)   organ builder
  Jardine, George (b. 1801 d. 1883 a. 1834)   organ builder
  Killeburgh, John Ulrich (d. 1739 a. 1730-1739)   organ builder
  Knight, Thomas (a. 1767-1788)   organ builder
  Letts, Samuel (a. 1802)   organ builder
  Lincoln, Henry Cephas (b. 1789 d. 1864)   organ builder
  Lincoln, John (b. 1765 d. 1824 a. 1793)   organ builder
  Nicholson, Francis C. (b. 1843 d. 1897 a. 1877)   organ builder
  Nicholson, Frederick W. (a. 1830)   organ builder
  Nicholson, James (b. 1838 a. 1890)   organ builder
  Nicholson, John (b. 1815 d. 1886 a. 1840)   organ builder
  Nicholson, Richard (a. 1824-1861)   organ builder
  Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore (b. 1825 d. 1889)   church musician, scholar
  Pilcher, Henry (b. 1828 d. 1890)   organ builder
  Pilcher, Henry (b. 1798 d. 1880 a. 1863-1872)   organ builder
  Pilcher, William (b. 1830 d. 1912 a. 1863-1872)   organ builder
  Pyke, George (b. 1725 d. 1777 a. 1765)   organ builder, clock maker
  Renn, Samuel (b. 1786 d. 1845)   organ builder
  Renton, Douglas B. (a. 1882)   organ builder
  Renton, J.O.B. (a. 1894)   organ builder
  Renton, John (b. 1809 a. 1848)   organ builder
  Smith, [Bernard] (b. 1630 d. 1708)   organ builder
  Snetzler, John (b. 1710 d. 1785)   organ builder
  Sturgeon, William (b. 1783 d. 1850)   inventor of the electromagnet
  Wilkinson, William (d. 1870 a. 1829)   organ builder
  Willis, Henry (b. 1821 d. 1901)   organ builder
  Wood, Andrew (b. 1765 d. 1829 a. 1818-1822)   double bass, piano maker

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