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Wigton Pipe Organs (Opus 16R, 1992)

Location:

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Auten Road
South Bend, IN US
Organ ID: 6829

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 22 ranks. 2 manuals. 19 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 19
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 25, 2005:

Online update from David K. Wigton -- New oak casework; prepared-for Trumpet added in 1997

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

Database Manager on September 25, 2005:

Online update from David K. Wigton -- New oak casework; prepared-for Trumpet added in 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Henry Pilcher's Sons (1906, Opus564).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1996

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Built for First Christian, Danville, IL, (later Antioch Temple). Moved here through OCH c. 1990. Rebuilt by Wigton Pipe Organs to 2-18s, 21r, with new case, console and pedal action and chest. Much new pipework. [Replaced a 1927 Moller Op. 4892 in old bldg. on Harrison Ave.]

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

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