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Austin Organ Co. (Opus 1072, 1922)

Location:

Wesley Memorial Methodist Church
Atlanta, GA US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 11318

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 40 ranks. 2,694 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 58 stops. 40 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 58
  • Registers: 40
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 28, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on January 20, 2006:

According to information received from Keith DeFoor, Young Harris College, the church closed in 1964, and the organ was donated to the college at that time.

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

Database Manager on November 11, 2005:

Updated through on-line information from Jim Grier. -- This organ was moved to Young Harris College in Young Harris, Georgia; I don't know when. It was then replaced in 2005 with an electronic organ.

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

Database Manager on December 16, 2004:

Identified through information on the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 16, 2004

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The Diapason</i> April 1922
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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