Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1990s)

Originally Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 756, 1891)

Location:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1521 NW 34th St
Gainesville, FL 32605 US
Organ ID: 41588

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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
  • 14 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 13 registers.
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: 11
  • Registers: 13
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard not meeting AGO standards.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 27, 2009:

Identified through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Built by Johnson and Sons, Op. 756, in 1891 for Congregational church in Concecticut. Restored by Mann and Trupiano in 1981 with new blower and addition of mixture and re-installed in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Greenwood SC. Organ in regular use for services (June 2009)

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Samuel B. Trickey, Organ Project Coordinator, Westminster Presbyterian Church
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Facade and Keydesk: Photograph by Dan Darmanin.

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