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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1340, 1929)

Originally Steer & Turner [J.W. Steer] (Opus 119, 1877)

Location:

First Congregational Church
161 W. Broadway St.
Winona, MN 55987 US
Organ ID: 46639

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 41 ranks. 2,680 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 39 stops. 43 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant Frères Ltée.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jon C. Nienow on April 14, 2022.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 39
  • Registers: 43
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Jon C. Nienow on April 14, 2022:

Incorrect information. Original organ : Steere and Turner Opus 119 sold to Congregational Church of Zumbrota in 1885 .New Johnson and Son Organ 1886

We received the most recent update for this note from Jon C. Nienow on April 14, 2022.

Database Manager on April 03, 2013:

Updated through information from Richard C. Greene. -- rebuilt by Casavant in 2013.

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

Database Manager on April 04, 2010:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- 30 ranks retained from the previous organ

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

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