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M. P. Möller (Opus 11710, 1986)

Location:

Bethlehem Lutheran Church
428 W. Walnut St.
Manly, IA 50456 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 27687

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 9 ranks. 575 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 27 stops. 6 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers 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
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 27
  • Registers: 6
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets 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 Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 15, 2015:

Updated through online information from Ryan D. Hulshizer. -- Per my visit to the organ and viewing the builder nameplates, the organ was possibly moved from its prior location and/or altered by Gustav Fabry & Sons, Inc. of Lindenhurst, IL.

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

Database Manager on March 05, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on August 28, 2007:

Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents.

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

Instrument Images:

Balcony, Console, and Organ Cases: Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer. Taken on 2015-03-26

Console: Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer. Taken on 2015-03-26

Great and Pedal Case: Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer. Taken on 2015-03-26

Swell Pipe Case: Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer. Taken on 2015-03-26

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer. Taken on 2015-03-26

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