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A. B. DeCourcy & Co. (1917)

Originally Hutchings, Plaisted & Co. (1893)

Location:

St. Francis Xavier R.C. Church
912 7th Street
Moundsville, WV 26041 US
Organ ID: 361

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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
  • 13 ranks. 2 manuals. 13 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case 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
  • Stops: 13
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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 terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 24, 2005:

Online update from Joe O'Donnell -- Organ removed from Moundsville by Bunn-Minnick of Columbus, Ohio, c. 1970; subsequently sold to Joe Horning of Los Angeles and then to James Isaak of Portland Oregon. Now in First Unitarian Church, Portland, Oregon; rebuilt and enlarged by Bond Organ Builders, Inc.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt A. B. DeCourcy.

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

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