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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 657, 1886)

Location:

Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd
101 Walnut Street
Allegan, MI 49010 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 6974

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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. 455 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • 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 17, 2012:

The organ case was completed by Elgin Clingaman, and the facade pipes were furnished by Eastern Organ Pipes.

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 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt Roderer 1974. Later alterations. Extensive restorative repairs and reversal of many previous changes c. 1997 by Dana Hull. Rededicated 21 Nov. 1997 by several organists.

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 the console (July 13, 2012)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facades: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Chancel, Keydesk, and Pipe Facades: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Keydesk and Pipe Façade: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Keydesk: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Swell Pedal: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

Church Exterior: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2012-07-13

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