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Kilgen Organ Co. (1957ca.)

Location:

St. Peter R.C. Church
126 Church Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601 US
Organ ID: 53019

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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 Paul R. Marchesano on November 11, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP ventil
  • 13 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Kilgen Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Don Daley on November 10, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Don Daley on November 10, 2020:

Everything on this instrument appears to be supply house - pipes, chest, console. The only thing Kilgen about this is the nameplate on the console. I believe the organ dates to 1957 not 1947.

We received the most recent update for this note from Don Daley on November 10, 2020.

Database Manager on August 06, 2014:

An original installation. Identified by Thomas Veregge, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- The organ is located in the rear balcony with the Great and Swell enclosed in two chambers flanking the choir area. The console is located on the left. Stop keys located above the top manual.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from the console August 6, 2014
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Swell Pipe Work: Photograph by Don Daley. Taken on 2019-11-12

Console: Photograph by Don Daley. Taken on 2019-11-12

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Don Daley. Taken on 2019-11-12

great division pipework : Photograph by Don Daley. Taken on 2020-11-10

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