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Kilgen Organ Co. (Opus 7452, 1950)

Location:

First Baptist (1950)
218 N. 34th St.
Billings, MT 59102 US
Organ ID: 30857

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist 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 unit
  • 5 ranks. 336 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 16 stops. 5 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 16
  • Registers: 5
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 06, 2008:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The console has three blank stop tablets - one in each division.

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

Database Manager on November 07, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Divisional nameplates act as divisional cancels.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console October 10, 1996: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1996-10-10

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