Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1950)

Location:

St. Peter's Episcopal Church
25 Clara Barton Street
Dansville, NY 14437 US
Organ ID: 57611

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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: Slider
  • 11 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider 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: 2
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 14, 2017:

Identified through online information from Stephen Rose. -- Updated by Stephen Rose, who has heard or played the organ.

Tonal revisions included the replacement of original pedal rank with a unified electric chest providing 16'-8'-4' stops. Unknown if Mixture and Super Octave were also changed by Delaware Organ Co at the same time. There is also an empty toe board on the Great slider chest from an unknown previous rank from tenor C. Facade pipes were discarded several decades ago.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Taken from the console: Open In New Tab Originally published 2017-07-14
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Stephen Rose on June 24, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Case front and Great pipework with facade removed: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-07-13

Exposed Great pipework with swellbox behind: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-02-05

Keydesk with manuals and stops: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-03-22

Keydesk: Great stops and couplers: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-03-22

Keydesk: Swell and Pedal stops: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-03-22

Pedalboard and Swell expression shoe: Photograph by Stephen Rose. Taken on 2017-03-22

Organ facades: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-08-30

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