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From the Collection of Mont De Lancey 71 Wellington Road Wandin North Victoria

Description
Pump organ with pedals. Has carved decoration on front and sides.
Size
134cm wide x 130cm high
Object Registration
955 House
Keywords
harmoniums, organs
Historical information
This "Cornish" organ was imported by Thomas Sebire of Wandin in 1911. In 1942 it was bequeathed to his daughter, Edna (Mrs. G. Andrews of Wandin) and by her to her daughter, Beverly (Mrs. L.D. Creek of Nhill) in 1971. Mrs Creek has made this organ available for the Wandin Historical Display. Mrs. G. Andrews was organist of the Wandin Methodist Church from 1927 to 1942.
Owned and used by Thomas Sebire.
When Made
Circa 1880's
Made By
The Cornish Company (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
"Cornish Company, Washington New Jersey USA"
Last updated
3 Feb 2020 at 4:53PM