Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

George Krauss (1864)

Exhibited in the 1996 OHS convention

Location:

Goschenhoppen Folk Life Museum
116 Gravel Pike
Green Lane, PA 18054 US
Red Men's Hall
Organ ID: 3589

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 7 ranks. 366 pipes. 1 manuals. 7 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: 7
  • 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 1996

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Built for Holy Infancy Church R. C., Bethlehem, PA. Sold to St. John Lutheran, Center Square, Montgomery Co., PA in 1888. Given to Bethel Hill Methodist, Worcester Township in 1926, installed by Mudler-Hunter. Moved to Ironbridge Union Sunday School chapel, Rahns, Perkiomen Township , Montgomery Co. PA by Samual H. Barrington. Given to Goschenhoppen Museum in 1972. [From St. Paul's Anglican, Rahns, PA ?]. Museum operated by Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc. Restored by Ray Brunner 1982. [May be an August Pomplitz. Not mentioned in Brunner book chapter regarding Krauss family.]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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