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Bond Pipe Organs Inc.

Originally Estey Organ Co. (Opus 817, 1910)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
1103 Grand Avenue
Astoria, OR 97103 US
Organ ID: 25688

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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
  • 16 ranks. 871 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 16 stops. 16 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 16
  • Registers: 16
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 19, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- This was a tonal change to the existing 1910 Estey which had been electrified by Clele d'Autremont in the 1960s. The original 8' Vox Humana was replaced with an 8' French Trumpet.

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

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