Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Geo. Stevens (& Co.) (1886)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal
Chocowinity, NC 27817 US
Organ ID: 2805

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • 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: Slider
  • 9 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Pedal Compass: 25
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 18, 2006:

According to a brochure published by Trinity in connection with fund-raising for a complete restoration (2005), the organ moved from Calvary Episcopal to St. James Episcopal, Wilmington, North Carolina in 1944.

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

Database Manager on May 18, 2006:

The organ is on the side at floor level at the rear of the room; it is installed in a recessed area with a case front and stencilled façade pipes.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Façade, pipes and dase-work refinished, and bellows re-leathered in 1987 by J. Allen Farmer.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From Calvary Episcopal, Tarboro; via St. Paul's [Epis?], Wilmington, NC.

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

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. July 2019

Chancel, showing organ just outside chancel arch, left hand side.: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. July 2019

From High altar, looking towards "west end," showing organ just outside the chancel, right hand side.: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. July 2019

Trinity Episcopal Church, exterior, from the street, Hwy 33 in Chocowinity, NC between Greenville and Washington: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. July 1029

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