Wm. Schuelke Organ Co. (Opus S-147, 1904)

Location:

St. Agnes Roman Catholic / Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church
201 Lake Shore Drive East
Ashland, WI 54806 US
Gallery
Organ ID: 5466

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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: Slider
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider 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
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 30, 2015:

Updated through online information from Bill.

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

Database Manager on May 10, 2012:

Updated through online information from Samuel Gray. -- I believe this Organ originally was a manual tracker organ; however, the [organ was rebuilt and electrified,] and the Schlicker Organ company put a new console to the left of the organ.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The builder did not use opus numbers to identify his work, but the catalog number S-167 was assigned to this instrument by Elizabeth Towne Schmitt and may be used for reference.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Electrified 1950.

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 console,1975
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Central case and facade pipes: Photograph by Bill. Taken on 2013-11-16

Facade pipes - stenciling detail: Photograph by Bill.

Facade detail - Pipes and woodwork: Photograph by Bill. Taken on 2013-11-16

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