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Balcom and Vaughan (Opus 602, 1945)

Location:

Zion Congregational Church
305 E. Broadway
Ritzville, WA 99169 US
Organ ID: 24857

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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: EP ventil
  • 9 ranks. 530 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 28, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Electrification of existing Kimball. Remained in same location, but recessed chamber covered-over and made expressive. Great 4' Violina moved to Swell on a new chest as 8' Voix Celeste. Replaced with a new 8' Melodia. Swell 8' Stopped Flute placed on a new E-P unit chest and unified to 16 (tc), 8, 2-2/3, & 2. New 8' Oboe racked in place of Stopped Flute. New birch B and V console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console: Open In New Tab Original document from James R. Stettner. Originally published August 31, 1992
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Chamber Grillework: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1992-08-31

Pipework: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1992-08-31

Pipework (offset original 8' Open Diapason facade): Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1992-08-31

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