Hinners Organ Co. (1907)

Location:

St. Peter American Lutheran Church
1781 County Road 2000 E.
Benson, IL 61516 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 4572

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider, Information unknown or not applicable
  • 8 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 8 stops.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Hinners Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Hinners Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.

Pedal:
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Hinners Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.
Main:
  • Built by Hinners Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 8
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.
Database Manager on March 31, 2015:

Updated through online information from Hayden Gerdes.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

This entry represents the installation of a new pipe organ. Identified from the Hinners opus list.

Status Note: There 1976

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on August 28, 2022.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From The Stopt Diapason Spring 2010
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2017-04-19

Partial organ facade: Photograph from an archival source: Parish website: header, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. Date Unknown

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