Carl Barckhoff [Sr] (1912)

Location:

St. Francis Roman Catholic Church
126 North New Street
Staunton, VA 24401 US
Organ ID: 1376

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 20 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 20
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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 terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 29, 2008:

Updated through online information from Rick Maryman. -- several ranks added in late 1980s. Chests were altered to hold additional ranks, original pedal pneumatic chests removed, new tracker chests built for pedal ranks, entire organ rebuilt. New blower to replace original.

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

Instrument Images:

Photo organ case in rear gallery: Photograph from an archival source: William Van Pelt, submitted by Bynum Petty. Taken approx. 1979

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