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Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc. (1905)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
600 North Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108 US
Organ ID: 1316

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on August 10, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 11 ranks. 1,304 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a floor-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Keydesk:
  • Built by Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Combination Action Foot Trundles
We received the most recent update for this console from Paul R. Marchesano on August 10, 2021.
Database Manager on March 12, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from John Speller. -- Removed by Quimby Pipe Organs March 9th. to 11th., 2009.

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

Database Manager on July 26, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from Jeffery L. Nall. -- Contract for new instrument signed with Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc. Current instrument will become the property of the builder. Nothing from current instrument will be incorporated into the new. Installation date scheduled for March, 2009.

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

Database Manager on December 01, 2005:

Updated through on-line information from Jeffery L. Nall. -- As of 11/30/05, vestry has approved replacement of the instrument and Organ Committee has heard several instruments and arrived at a list of three builders from whom bids will be requested. Target size of new instrument, 22-25 ranks.

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

Database Manager on November 23, 2005:

Updated through on-line information from David A. Porkola.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From UCC (German Evangelical), O'Fallon, IL 1971. Rebuilt Louis IX Assoc. 1971, from 2-11 (1 rank added), with 32 note pedalboard added. Later tonal alterations by Ray Churchtown.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
1979 OHS Handbook: Open In New Tab Stoplist reconstructed from 1971-rebuild stoplist as published in 1979 Handbook
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on August 10, 2021.

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