The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Holy Cross R. C.
610 South Water Street
Marine City, Michigan 48039

OHS Database ID 6155.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 10, 2013.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 31 ranks.


  • The original builder was E. & G. G. Hook (1861, Opus300). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • From St. John's Episcopal, Detroit, MI. To Holy Cross, Marine City 1904-5. Rebuilt by Bozeman-Gibson in 1976. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from John Speller. (Database Manager. May 10, 2013)

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
    Holy Cross RC Church, Marine City, MI
    1861 E & GG Hook, Op. 300
    (Stoplist: David Schnute from T 14:3:3, revised)
    GREAT (56 notes)
    16' Double Open Diapason 
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Clarabella
    8' Salicional
    4. Octave
    2-2/3' Twelfth
    2' Fifteenth
    III Mixture
    8' Trumpet
    SWELL (56 notes, enclosed)[originally a tenor c manual, extended in 1891]
    16' Bourdon
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Stopped Diapason
    8' Viola
    8' Keraulophon
    4' Octave
    4' Flauo Traverso
    III Mixture
    8' Cornopean
    8' Oboe 
    8' Vox humana [probably added c. 1903]
    CHOIR (56 notes, unenclosed)
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Bell Gamba
    8' Stopped Diapason
    4' Fugara
    4' Flute (metal)
    2' Piccolo
    PEDAL (27 notes)
    16' Open Diapason (wood)
    16' Bourdon
    8' Violoncello [originally planned as a Principal, but installed in 1891 as Violoncello]
    [The original stoplist appears in the Detroit Free Press, 21 Dec 1861.]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.