The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Elfsborg Lutheran Church
21511 600th Street
Pomeroy, Iowa 50575

OHS Database ID 6633.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 229.

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 August 27, 2012.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Two manuals. 12 stops. 11 ranks.


  • The builder did not use opus numbers to identify his work, but the catalog number S-47 was assigned to this instrument by Elizabeth Towne Schmitt and may be used for reference. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • From Swedish (Augustana) Lutheran, Sioux City, IA; moved here 1918. Restored Dobson 1977, 2-11. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. (Database Manager. August 27, 2012)

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  • Dobson Pipe Organ takes care of this instrument. I was just there for tuning
    Pomeroy, Iowa
    Wm. Schuelke Organ Co.   1887   2/11	
    Left Jamb							
    1)	8'		Stop. Diapason Bass		   12 Pipes
    2)	8'		Liebl. Gedackt  (TC)		   46 Pipes
    3)	4'		Flauto Traverso			   58 Pipes
    4)	16'		Pedal Bourdon			   26 Pipes
    5)	8'		Open Diapason	1-12 Stopped Wood  58 Pipes
    6)	8'		Salicional (TC)			   46 Pipes
    7)			Bellows Signal					
    8)			Swell to Pedal					
    9)			Great to Pedal					
    			Tremolo	(knob face used to say Pedal Check)				
    	Right Jamb							
    10)	2'		Fifteenth			   58 Pipes
    11)	2 2/3'		Twelfth				   58 Pipes
    12)	4'		Principal	1 - 6 in façade	   58 Pipes
    13)	8'		Melodia (TC)			   46 Pipes
    14)	8'		Unison Bass			   12 Pipes
    15)	8'		Dulcian (TC)			   46 Pipes
    16)			Swell to Great					
    17)			Operating Couplers  *	inoperative				
    18)	8'		Open Diapason	1-6 Open Wood interior; 7 - 17 in façade			58	Pipes
    				* = replacement knob				
    	Combination Pedals							
    			- Gt Off
    			- Gt full organ
     [Received from G Donald Hobbs 2012-12-01.]