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This form enables you to search for an organ containing work by a particular builder.
In order not to generate impossibly long transfers, the number of buildings returned from a search will be
restricted to four hundred. Use more keywords or make your keywords more specific to select fewer buildings.
Please fill in builder's name you wish to search on. The character % may be used as a wildcard to represent any string of
Note that this search behaves differently to that for addresses in that
the system does not automatically insert a "%" at the end of the text you
type. Thus "Harris" will find "Harris" and "Renatus Harris" but not "Harrison"
and "Willis" will not find "Henry Willis and Sons". To find the latter
The scope of the search can be restricted by giving one or more keywords from the address
separated by spaces. Keywords should be significant, that is they should not contain "noise" words like "St." or "and".
This can be particularly useful when you do not know which of the address fields to use.
For instance, work in Norwich can be found by typing "Norwich".
It is possible to restrict the search to within certain date bands. The default is to omit undated records, of which there are many, but
you can ask for them to be included.
Earliest date (year)
Latest date (year)
Remove tick to include undated records
Click to include Map
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