The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Friedens Union (Lutheran & Reformed)
Benville Road
Shartlesville, Pennsylvania 19554

OHS Database ID 1033.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 9, 1976-06-30.

OHS Convention Organ, 2016.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

One manual. 10 stops. 10 ranks.


  • Status Note: There 1993 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • In rear gallery. Detached, reversed console. Compass 58/20. Repaired 1940 and blower added by Justis Becker. Electronic in use c. 1990. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

Online Documents

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  • Brunner, Raymond J.. That Ingenious Business. (Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania German Society, 1990), 126 [0]

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Balcony, Organ Case, and Console. Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt 2002-05-01
Organ Case. Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt 2002-05-01

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  • Stoplist provided by the 2016 OHS National Convention committee
     Shartlesville, Pennsylvania
     Friedens Union (Lutheran and Reformed)
     Thomas Dieffenbach   1891   1/10
     Mechanical Action
     Manual:  58 notes, enclosed
     Pedal:   20 notes
     8' Open Diapason  46m
     8' Stop Diapason  58w
     8' Flute          58w
     8' Dulciana       46m
     4' Principal      58m
     4' Stop Diapason  58m
     3' Quint          58m
     2' Flauto         58m
    16' Sub Bass       20w
     8' Violin Bass    20m
       [Received March 29, 2016]