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Philipp Wirsching (1889)

Location:

St. James Church
Wilkinsburg, PA US
Organ ID: 36921

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 21 ranks. 2 manuals. 19 stops.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 19
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 16, 2016:

Updated through online information from Jim Stark.
This organ was moved to the current building around 1929 and rebuilt by an unknown builder. Some remnants remain in the gallery chamber along with the original stenciled facade pipes Replaced by Moller opus 9628 (1962)

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

Database Manager on October 20, 2008:

Identified by Jim Stark.

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

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