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St. Paul's Episcopal
Church Street
Woodville, Mississippi 39669

OHS Database ID 6190.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 105.


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.

Two manuals. 14 stops. 16 ranks.

Notes

  • The original builder was Henry Erben (1837). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 1997 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Rebuild of 1885 Pilcher (rebuild of an 1837 Erben). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Citation presented 12-1-1989 (Paul Marchesano. June 8, 2005)

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Photographs

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Front of church and organ. Photograph by Tim Drewes 1989-06-21
Keyboards and stop knobs. Photograph by Tim Drewes 1989-06-21

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  • Original document from .. Source:
    Woodville, MS
    St. Paul's Episcopal
    Built: 1837 Henry Erben
    Additions: 1887 Pilcher
    Restored: 1981 Roy Redman Opus 31
    
    Great: 58 notes, G compass (all original except 8' Open Diapason which was missing)
    8' Open Diapason C - f''' 54 notes wood and 25% tin
    8' Stopped Diapason GG - f''' 58 notes wood and 25% tin (chimneys from c')
    8' Dulciana f - fl''' 37 notes 25% tin (low 22 in common with St. Diapason)
    4' Octave GG - f''' 58 notes 4 wood and 25% tin
    4' Flute (chimneys) f - f''' 37 notes 25% tin
    22/3' Twelfth f - f''' 37 notes 25% tin
    2' Fifteenth GG - f''' 58 notes 25% tin
    22/3' Cornet III f - f''' 37 notes 25% tin
    8' Trumpet f - f''' 37 notes 25% tin
    
    Swell: 54 notes, C compass Added by Pilcher, 1887; rebuilt by Redman, 1981
    8' Stopped Diapason C- f''' 54 notes wood
    8' Salicional c- f''' 42 notes 50% tin (low 12 in common with St. Diapason)
    4' Octave C - f''' 54 notes zinc and 50% tin
    4' Flute C - f''' 54 notes wood and 50% tin
    2' Fifteenth C - f''' 54 notes 50% tin
    
    Pedal: 20 notes Added by Pilcher,1887; rebuilt with new chest and action by Redman, 1981
    16' Bourdon C - g 20 notes wood
    
    Total: 15 stops, 17 ranks, 691 pipes
    Couplers: Swell to Great, Great to Pedal
    Tremulant to entire organ
    Wind pressure 23/4"
    Gilded front pipes and case decorations
    Pine case with grained finish
    Hitch down swell pedal
    Great Forte pedal
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