Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 4698-A, 1979)

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 4698, 1967)

Location:

St. Paul's United Methodist Church
341 Wilson Avenue
Green Bay, WI 54303 US
Organ ID: 50587

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 37 ranks. 2,107 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 40 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric 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: 4
  • Stops: 40
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • 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 Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • 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.
Database Manager on October 22, 2012:

Identified through online information from Rodney J. Weed. -- In 1979 the organ was enlarged by adding an 8' Dulciana and an 8' Unda Maris to the Swell division bringing the total Ranks up to 37. The Great Organ is unenclosed and on 2" wind pressure; The Swell organ is enclosed on 2-1/2" wind pressure; The Choir Organ is enclosed on 2-1/2" wind pressure; Pedal Organ is unenclosed on 3-1/2" wind pressure. Reeds in the Great & Swell Organ are on 4" wind pressure.

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

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-21

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-21

Console: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-25

Left Drawknobs: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-25

Right Drawknobs: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-25

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-25

Chancel, console and exposed pipes: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-05-25

Church interior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-03-19

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