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A. B. Felgemaker Co. (Opus 991, 1910ca.)

Location:

St. George Roman Catholic Church
Patton, PA 16668 US
Organ ID: 47339

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
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. 14 stops. 14 registers.
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
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 14
  • Registers: 14
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 28, 2010:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Unknown if the original playing action was mechanical or tubular to slider chests. Playing action electrified ca. 1965 by Cannarsa. Original double-rise reservoir replaced by Durst regulator. Later tonal addition in early 1980's by Schendel.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ case in rear gallery: Photograph by Joseph Rulli. Taken on 2010-04-11

Organ case from left side: Photograph by Joseph Rulli. Taken on 2010-04-11

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