Small Picture of St Mary WoburnThe Parish Church of St Mary Woburn  

Diary of Events

AUGUST
Tuesday 1st    9.30 am Pilates
   1.00 pm Wedding
Wednesday 2nd    9.45 am Noah's Ark
Thursday 3rd   10.00 am Holy Communion
Friday 4th    8.00 pm Choir Practice
Sunday 6th   10.00 am Parish Eucharist
TRANSFIGURATION    6.00 pm Evensong
Monday 7th    7.30 pm Worship Group Rehearsal
Wednesday 9th    9.45 am Noah's Ark
Thursday 10th   12.00 pm Wedding
   2.30 pm Let's Get Together
Friday 11th    8.00 pm Choir Practice
Saturday 12th   12.00 pm Wedding
Sunday 13th   9.00 am Hour of Prayer
TRINITY 9  10.00 am Parish Eucharist
  6.00 pm Worship@Woburn
Tuesday 15th    9.30 am Pilates
Wednesday 16th    9.45 am Noah's Ark
Friday 18th    8.00 pm Choir Practice
Saturday 19th   12.00 pm Wedding
Sunday 20th   10.00 am Service of the Word
TRINITY 10
Tuesday 22nd    9.30 am Pilates
Wednesday 23rd    9.45 am Noah's Ark
Thursday 24th    7.30 pm PCC
Friday 25th    1.30 pm Wedding
   8.00 pm Choir Practice
Sunday 27th   10.00 am Holy Communion
TRINITY 11   Healing Service
  4.00 pm Queen Eleanor's Cycly Ride
Tuesday 29th    9.30 am Pilates
Wednesday 30th    9.45 am Noah's Ark

 

The Organ was built in 1904 by Norman & Beard Ltd 

The Blower is a 1904 Sturtevant Kinetic fan maximum output 5" wind driven by 3hp electric motor.

The Action is exhaust pneumatic except the pedals which were electrified by Leighton Organs in 1962.

The Manual compass is 58 notes and the Pedal 32 notes.

The organ was overhauled in 1974 by Norman Hall & Sons of Cambridge and has recently had the reservoir leathers renewed by Alan Goulding

GREAT   SWELL (Enclosed)  
Double Diapason (Metal) 16' Lieblich Bourdon  16'
Open Diapason Large   8' Violin Diapason   8'
Open Diapason Small   8' Lieblich Gedeckt   8'
 Wald Flute   8' Echo Gamba   8'
Dolce   8' Voix Celeste (Tenor C)   8'
Principal   4' Lieblich Flute   4'
Harmonic Flute   4' Gemshorn   4'
Fifteenth   2' Fifteenth   2'
Dulciana Mixture III Ranks Mixture III Ranks
Trumpet   8' Contra Fagotto 16'
    Cornopean   8'
    Oboe   8'
    Vox Humana   8'
    Swell Octave (Repeats on Great but not Choir)
PEDAL   CHOIR (Enclosed)  
Harmonic Bass (from Bourdon) 32' Contra Viola 16'
Open Diapason (Wood) 16' Dulciana   8'
Violone (Metal) 16'  Aeoline   8'
(from Great Double Diapason)   Rohr Flute   8'
Bourdon 16' Viola   4'
Bass Flute (From Bourdon)   8' Flauto Traverso   4'
Octave (From Violone)   8' Piccolo   2'
Trombone 16' Clarionet   8'
    Orchestral Oboe   8'
    Tremulant  
    Choir Octave (Repeats on Great)  
COUPLERS   ACCESSSIORIES  
 Swell to Choir   Swell tremulant Trigger Lever  
 Swell to Great  Reversible Toe Piston Great to Pedal
Choir to Great   Four Toe Pistons to Swell (Duplicating Thumb Pistons)
Swell to Pedal (Mechanical) Four Toe Pistons to Pedal
Great to Pedal (Mechanical)  Four Thumb Pistons to Swell (Duplicating Toe Pistons)
Choir to Pedal (Mechanical) Four Thumb Pistons to Great  
    Three Thumb Pistons to Choir  
    Great and Pedal Piston Coupler Switch  
    Balanced Pedals to Swell and Choir  
The Pistons are adjustable by switches behind the side panels
     

  Organ PictureA recording of the organ by Kevin Bowyer has recently been published by Priory Records Ltd
  featuring music by English composers of the first half of the 20th Century. Link to Priory Records
                                                   
   Copies may also be ordered from Roger Lander and are also available at the Woburn Heritage Center