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#703819 - 10/11/07 05:03 PM Horace Waters & Co. New York Organ
Alxhall Offline
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Registered: 10/11/07
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Loc: Burton, SC
I'm not sure if I've found the right number for the serial # or not. I found #403 of 14440.
I'm trying to get an idea of the age. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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#703820 - 10/30/07 02:21 PM Re: Horace Waters & Co. New York Organ
Tom Tuner Offline
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Registered: 11/08/06
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Loc: Bainbridge, OH
Horace Waters & Son started business in 1856 with serial number 20001. Became Horace Waters & Co. in 1886 when their serial numbers would have been about 40000. They remained in business until 1925 or so, but were probably making only pianos, not organs anymore by that time.
I don't know about their organs, their pianos have a dreadful reputation.

Tom Tuner

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