The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Saint-François-Xavier R. C.
Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec Canada

OHS Database ID 9693.


This organ received OHS Citation number 251, 1999-08-24.

Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 12, 2012.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 15 stops. 17 ranks. 888 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. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Flat straight pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.


  • Status Note: There 1999 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through on-line information from The Zach. (Database Manager. January 19, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. June 12, 2012)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
    Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec
    Saint-François-Xavier R. C. 
    Casavant Frères Ltée.   Op. 29   1891   2/17
           GRAND ORGUE                  RÉCIT
        8' Montre 58                *8' Principal 46
        8' Mélodie 58                8' Bourdon 58
       *8' Dulciane 46               8' Gambe 58
        4' Prestant 58               8' Céleste (TC) 46
        2' Doublette 58              4' Flûte Hamonique 58
       III Mixture 174               8' Hautbois 58
        8' Trompette 58                 Tremolo
       16' Bourdon 27
        8' Violoncelle 27
    * Common Bass
    [Received from The Zach 2011-01-19.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.