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William Drake Ltd Contact : Joost de Boer



The John Loosemore Centre   Chapel Street   Buckfastleigh   Devon  TQ11 0AB
Phone : 01364 642623   Email : william.drake@btinternet.com  Website : www.williamdrake.co.uk
  • Tuning & Maintenance : Yes  (last inspected 2017)
  • Cleaning & Overhaul : Yes (last inspected 2017)
  • Rebuilding :  No 
  • Historic Restoration : Yes  (last inspected 2017)
  • Pneumatic Restoration : No 
  • New Electric Action : No 
  • New Tracker Action : Yes  (last inspected 2017)

  • Workshop Facilities : Extensive, well equipped workshop totalling 3,800 sq ft. The schoolhouse used for general woodworking and drawing office, the adjoining large chapel used as storage, building room and voicing room.

    Number of Staff : 5

    Services Offered : New organs, Historical Restoration, Cleanings and Tuning

    Examples of Work Inspected : Examples included a new organ for an Abbey Song School and the restoration of a significant organ of national importance.

    Inspectors Noted : Inspectors noted that the new organ was perfectly voiced and scaled to suit its use and environment and the restoration was first class with considerable research having been undertaken to support the work done.