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Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc. (1912ca.)

Originally Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc.

Location:

St. Paul Lutheran
College Avenue
Wittenberg, WI 54499 US
Organ ID: 2265

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 11 ranks. 2 manuals. 12 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
  • Stops: 12
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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: Ventils.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 28, 2015:

Updated through online information from Lee Kersten.
In excellent condition, 12-12-2015

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

Database Manager on December 09, 2013:

Updated through online information from Lee Kersten. -- As of 12-07-2013, still in good playable condition, a real treasure.

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

Database Manager on November 26, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from Lee Kersten. -- This organ is totally playable. I just got done playing on it this afternoon as practice for a Christmas program to be presented there in mid December.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1990

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

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