Robert L. Sipe (& Associates) (1969)

Originally Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc. / Chas. C. Kilgen (1917)

Location:

St. Olaf Lutheran Church
402 Meridian Street
Cranfills Gap, TX 76637 US
Organ ID: 9138

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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 good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on October 21, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 8 ranks. 2 divisions. 1 manuals. 8 stops. 9 registers.
Manual (Expressive):
  • 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 Jim Stettner on October 21, 2022.

Pedal:
  • 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 Jim Stettner on October 21, 2022.
Main:
  • Built by Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc. / Chas. C. Kilgen
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on October 21, 2022.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Geo. Kilgen & Son (1917).

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 1978

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuild.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist from Tracker 22:4:22: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on October 21, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Ken Surley. Taken on 2015-11-02

Chancel and Organ Case: Photograph by Ken Surley. Taken on 2015-11-02

Original Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Ken Surley. Taken on 2015-11-02

Keydesk: Photograph by Ken Surley. Taken on 2015-11-02

Sanctuary interior from rear gallery showing organ in front.: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-12-15

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