The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. James Episcopal
3279 Broad
Dexter, Michigan 48130

OHS Database ID 3350.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 176, 1995-08-10.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 16, 2013.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

One manual. 2 divisions. 6 stops. 6 registers. 5 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. No enclosed divisions. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.


  • Status Note: There 1995 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • OCH. Built for Christ Episcopal, Rouses Point, NY. Removed to storage in barn 1960's. In 1974 moved to storage in Steuart Goodwin's (CA) shop. Sold 1987 to Dexter. Restored by Dana Hull, with added pedal division. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from John Speller. (Database Manager. June 16, 2013)

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  • OHS Organ Handbook 1995 (Lower Michigan), p. 77
    St. James Episcopal Church, Dexter, Michigan
    Henry Erben, New York City, 1857
    Manual: (enclosed)
    8'  Stopd Diapason Treble [TF]   39w&m
    8'  Stopd Diapason Bass          17w
    8'  Gamba [TF]                   39m
    8'  Dulciana [TF]                39m
    4'  Principal                    56m
    16' Bourdon                      27w 
     [Received from John Speller 2013-06-15.]
  • Click Here OHS Organ Handbook 1995 (Lower Michigan), p. 77 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.