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Milnar Organ Co. (Opus 2042, 2000)

Originally Austin Organ Co. (Opus 2042, 1941)

Location:

Christ Episcopal Church
605 Lurleen Wallace Blvd. N.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 US
Organ ID: 47343

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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: Austin Universal Air
  • 5 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital 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 Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 16, 2017:

The organ was removed in May and will be replaced by a new instrument by Létourneau.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on November 10, 2012:

This entry describes alterations to an existing organ (rebuilt and solid state conversion). Identified by Donald Given, based on personal knowledge of the organ.

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

Instrument Images:

Chancel and Pipe Chamber: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Chancel: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Sanctuary Interior and Altar: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Pipe Chamber: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Chancel and Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Antiphonal Pipe Display: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-10

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