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Bennett Organ Co. (Opus 892, 1921)

Location:

Calvary Baptist Church
823 10th St.
Sheldon, IA 51201 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 67526

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on February 08, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Ventil
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Bennett Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 08, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Bennett Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 08, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Bennett Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 08, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Bennett Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on February 08, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ facade at front, right: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2018-01-16

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