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York Pipe Organs Contact : Robin Dickson



The Raylor Centre   James Street   York   North Yorkshire  YO10 3DW
Phone : 01904 412 621   Email : yorkpipeorgans@btinternet.com  Website :

  • Tuning & Maintenance : Yes  (last inspected 2010)
  • Cleaning & Overhaul : Yes (last inspected 2010)
  • Rebuilding :  Yes (last inspected 2018)
  • Historic Restoration : No 
  • Pneumatic Restoration : No 
  • New Electric Action : Yes (last inspected 2010)
  • New Tracker Action : No 
  • New Continuo Organ Construction :  Yes (last inspected 2018)


Workshop Facilities : Two ample adjacent modern units; usual basic machinery; voicing facility; association with local pipemaker/reed voicer.

Number of Staff : 5

Services Offered : Comprehensive range from tuning to new organs.

Examples of Work Inspected : Examples for inspection included small new tracker-action organs, tracker-action overhaul, a large electro-pneumatic rebuild and a three manual 19th-century restoration.

Inspectors Noted : Inspectors noted meticulous work over a wide range including a completely renovated Victorian mechanical organ, with tonal improvement, and a new, well-designed, electric action organ.