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Bower and Company Contact : Richard Bower



Wellgrove Organ Manufactory   Weston Longville   Norwich   Norfolk  NR9 5JJ
Phone : 01603 881 189   Email : richardbower627@gmail.com  Website : www.bowerorgans.co.uk

  • Tuning & Maintenance : Yes  (last inspected 2021)
  • Cleaning & Overhaul : Yes (last inspected 2021)
  • Rebuilding :  Yes (last inspected 2021)
  • Historic Restoration : Yes  (last inspected 2021)
  • New Organ Construction : Yes (last inspected 2021)
  • Specialist Supplier :  


Workshop Facilities : 6,000 sq ft conversion of 1950s building, usual woodworking machinery; CAD; voicing and pipe repair facilities.

Number of Staff : 2

Services Offered : Comprehensive range from tuning to new organs.

Examples of Work Inspected : Examples for inspection included a restored Holdich 1863 two manual tracker instrument which is written up comprehensively in 'Organ Building' Volume Eighteen. The New Organ was a continuo organ included as part of the IBO's exhibition at the Three Choirs Festival.

Inspectors Noted : Inspectors noted a mid-Victorian mechanical action organ which had been restored to an excellent standard with much attention to detail and as little intervention to historic material as possible.

Organ(s) available for Hire? : No