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Estey Organ Co. (Opus 179, 1904)

Location:

St. John's Reformed Church
Salisbury, PA US
Organ ID: 26573

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Reformed Churches (RCA, CRC, URC, PRC)
  • The organ has been renovated with changes from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Richard B. Strattan on July 08, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 2 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Richard B. Strattan on July 08, 2021:

I visited the church July 7, 2021. Organ exists, restored following water damage resulting from a tornado several years ago. I believe there is an early photo.

We received the most recent update for this note from Richard B. Strattan on July 08, 2021.

Database Manager on June 23, 2007:

Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979.

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

Instrument Images:

Facade: Photograph by https://skyscraperpage.com/forum/showthread.php?p=8081305, submitted by Richard B. Strattan. Taken approx. 1998 to 2021

1904 Estey in Reformed Church, Salisbury, Pennsylvania.: Photograph by Leo Beachy (1874-1927), submitted by Richard B. Strattan. Taken approx. c. 1905

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