Pipe Organ Database

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Thomas Appleton (1839)

Exhibited in the 1985 OHS convention

Location:

St. Philip's Church, Episcopal
142 Church Street
Charleston, SC US
Good Shepherd Chapel
Organ ID: 2647

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • 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 Paul R. Marchesano on September 23, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 7 ranks. 372 pipes. 1 manuals. 8 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Stops: 8
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1985

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Originally installed at the Charleston Orphans House chapel. Moved in 1920 to the Seamen's Home chapel. Moved here in 1966 when that chapel closed. Pedal board not original. G-compass. Pedals, 18 pull-downs from CC-F.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from console ca. 1971
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in Chancel: Photograph by Jim Cook.. Taken on 2002-03-15

Manual keyboard: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Nameplate: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Chapel Interior: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Façade pipes: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Organ: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Pedal Keyboard: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

Chapel Exterior: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2002-03-15

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