Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
106 registered (beet31425, accordeur, bennevis, ambrozy, 37 invisible), 1373 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#157020 - 02/23/06 09:54 AM Age Of Needham
tonerboys Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 02/22/06
Posts: 2
I recently inherited a Needham upright piano and am interested in knowing how old it is. I found a number which I assume is the serial number and it is 275809.

If anyone knows the age or any other information, it would be greatly appreciated.

Paul

Top
(ad 800) Pearl River
Pearl River the world's best selling piano
#157021 - 02/23/06 10:17 AM Re: Age Of Needham
BruceD Online   content
Yikes! 10000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/26/01
Posts: 19439
Loc: Victoria, BC
According to the Pierce Piano Atlas, your piano was made in 1913.

"Needham Piano C., Est. 1846, by Elias Parkham Needham. Located at 526 W 45th Street, New York. By 1920 the factory and offices were located at 520-524 48th Street, NY, and the company was controlled by Kindler & Collins."

Tha last serial numbers listed in Pierce were produced in 1928.

Regards,
_________________________
BruceD
- - - - -
Estonia 190

Top
#157022 - 02/23/06 10:18 AM Re: Age Of Needham
Jim Frazee Offline
Full Member

Registered: 01/31/06
Posts: 393
Loc: Westchester County, New York
March, 1912 on West 48th St., NYC.
_________________________
PianoPerfection
Teacher, performer, technician
Westchester County, NY

Top
#157023 - 02/24/06 11:12 AM Re: Age Of Needham
tonerboys Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 02/22/06
Posts: 2
Thanks for the info.

Paul

Top
(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment

Moderator:  Ken Knapp, Piano World 
What's Hot!!
Our April/May Newsletter is Out Now!
View it online, free
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
(ad)
Hammond A100 for Sale!
PRICE DROPPED!
(Think B3)
Hammond A100 for sale!
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad 125)
Sweetwater $55,000 Giveaway
Sweetwater $55,000 Mic Locker Giveaway
(ads)
PD - WNG - MH
Wessell Nickel & Gross
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Accompanist Abuse: List of Fines
by WhoDwaldi
Today at 06:14 PM
how to regulate your grand piano by yourself ?
by tirta
Today at 04:35 PM
Need help tracing history of Baldwin Grand Model 225, 5'6"
by jkeksk11
Today at 04:06 PM
Kawai GX2 / GX3 help
by Fire_Fly
Today at 03:46 PM
used Estonia 190L pricing
by dininishedunison
Today at 03:33 PM
Forum Stats
83,539 Registered Members
44 Forums
172,457 Topics
2,521,888 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Sheet Music Plus (125)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission