Pipe Organ Database

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Joel Krauss (1837)

Location:

Christ Lutheran
P. O. Womelsdorf, Berks Co.Berks Co.
Stouchsburg, PA 19567 US
Organ ID: 10497

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is known from a single historic document only; presumed no longer extant, and may never have existed.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: Burned.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Replaced a 1752 organ, builder unknown. Church extensively damaged in 1884 explosion of powder mill nearby. Organ damaged but rebuilt the next year. Church burned in 1887 and organ was destroyed.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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