Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Unknown Builder (1821ca.)

Exhibited in the 1996 OHS convention

Location:

Historical Society of Berks County
940 Center Avenue
Reading, PA 19601 US
Organ ID: 509

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 3 ranks. 135 pipes. 1 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Bureau organ. Date 1821 on German-language newspaper that lines the bellows. Restored c. 1992 by R. J. Brunner.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1992.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
1996 OHS Convention Handbook: Open In New Tab Bureau chest organ
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

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