OHS Database ID 1740.
The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 24, 2019.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 18 stops. 939 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 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.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Flat straight pedalboard.
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|Rear gallery and organ. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2009-03-12|
|Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
|Chapel Exterior. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
|Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
|Keydesk and Pedalboard. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
|Left Drawknobs. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
|Right Drawknobs. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2008-05-01|
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Saint Martin's R. C.; Valley City, Ohio 1881 Odenbrett & Abler (Stoplist Schnute 1997) GREAT 16' Bourdon 8' Diapason 8' Melodia 8' Viola di Gamba 4' Octave 4' Flute Harmonic 2-2/3' Twelfth 2' Fifteenth 8' Trumpet SWELL 8' Geigen Principal 8' Stopped Diapason 8' Violina 4' Flute d'Amour 4' Fugara 8' Oboe & Bassoon PEDAL 16' Diapason 16' Subbass 8' Violoncello A fascinating article by Homer Blanchard, who restored it in 1962. Evidently it was in bad shape. /ds/