Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 576, 1926)

Location:

Ensley-Highland Presbyterian Church
Birmingham, AL US
Organ ID: 53048

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on January 18, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 8 ranks. 543 pipes. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 13 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 13
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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 with roll top.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Jeff Scofield on January 18, 2022:

The church closed in 1991 and the organ was sold to South Highland Presbyterian Church, Birmingham; it was rebuilt and enlarged to 2/23 as Robert I. Coulter Op. 9 and installed in the chapel of South Highland Presbyterian in 2013.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on January 18, 2022.

Database Manager on August 08, 2014:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Built in Westfield; extant; unaltered.

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

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