What is the origin of the name Hammond?

Answer The surname Hammond has Anglo-French, Norse-Viking and German origins. Over time, similar names such as Hamundr and Amundr from different languages were combined. In original form, the name means "... Read More »

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Richard Hammond?

Top Gear is worth the licence fee alone. And as the butt of the jokes Richard Hammond helps to make it. Love him in braniac too. Chins up guys I'm sure he'll pull through

Who invented the Hammond Organ?

According to Hammond Organ website, Laurens Hammond, an engineer who founded the Hammond Clock Company in 1928, patented the tonewheel generator in 1934. This patent laid the foundation for the Ha... Read More »

How is richard hammond doing?

The last I heard was he was making slow but steady progress, one side of his head around his eye was swollen, but he is able to walk short distances and hold a lucid conversation. BUT there maybe s... Read More »

How do i set the drawbars on a hammond organ?

Hammond organs were originally conceived as a means of replacing pipe organs; the drawbars---which are sometimes called "tonebars"---are meant to represent the pipes of a pipe organ, and the drawba... Read More »