The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Joseph R.C. Church
1st & South Sheridan Sts.
Peoria, Illinois

OHS Database ID 113.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 78, 1987-10-31.

Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 19, 2016.

Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 26 stops. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Flat straight pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.


  • Status Note: There 1980 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Formerly St. Joseph's; merged with St. Patrick's. Renovated 1980. Stoplist in Richmond. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock. (Database Manager. September 20, 2012)
  • Updated through online information from Adam Gerik. (Database Manager. May 14, 2015)
  • Updated through online information from Adam Gerik. (Database Manager. October 19, 2016)

Online Documents

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  • Fink, Kevin. "The Rebuilding of the Lancashire-Marshall Organ in Peoria," The Stopt Diapason (Vol. 1, No. 4 [August 1980], pp. 6-7). [history, description, stoplist]

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Original Manuals and one removed stop. (now in storage) Digital photograph by Kari Kaps 2016-02-27

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  • Typed stoplist (Source: The Stopt Diapason, August 1980)
          St. Martin de Porres R.C. Church
          Chicago, Illinois
          Lancashire-Marshall Organ Co., Opus 100, 1896
          OHS ID: 113
          OHS Citation No. 78, 1987
          GREAT             pipes     SWELL         pipes     PEDAL       pipes
       16 Double Open Diapason 61  16 Bourdon          61  16 Open Diapason  30 
        8 Open Diapason        61  16 Lieblich Bourdon 61  16 Bourdon        30
        8 Doppelflute          61   8 Diapason         61   8 Bass Flute     30
        8 Dulciana             61   8 Stopped Diapason 61
        4 Octave               61   8 Viole            61     COUPLERS
        4 Flute Harmonique     61   8 Salicional       61   8 Swell to Great
    2-2/3 Twelfth              61   4 Fugara           61   4 Swell to Great
        2 Fifteenth            61   2 Flautino         61  16 Swell to Great
          Mixture IV          244   8 Cornopean        61   8 Great to Pedal
        8 Trumpet              61   8 Oboe             61   8 Swell to Pedal
          COMBINATION PEDALS          ACCESSORIES             Wind Pressure: 3"
          Great to Pedal Rev.         Pedal Check
          3 Swell pedals              Bellows Signal
          3 Great pedals              Wind Signal
                                      Wind Guage
                                      Water Motor (not operational)  
    [Received online from T. Daniel Hancock, 2012-09-13]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist (Source: The Stopt Diapason, August 1980) Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.