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Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc.

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
301 N. Main St.
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 47571

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 9 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 21 registers.
All:
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 21
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 15, 2011:

Identified through on-line information from Ray Smithee. -- The organ was renovated and enlarged by Wicks in the late 70s or early 80s. At that time Wicks added an 8' Trumpet to the specifications.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From console while substituting at the church
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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