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Berghaus Organ Co. (1973-1974)

Originally Hutchings Organ Co. (Opus 1661, 1910)
Exhibited in the 2002 OHS convention

Location:

St. Mary Roman Catholic Church
312 Lincoln Avenue
Woodstock, IL 60098 US
Organ ID: 9182

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 April 06, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Pneumatic
  • 19 ranks. 1,097 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Pneumatic chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 21
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Blind action not moving stop controls.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022:

Berhaus carried out restoration work 1973-1974.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022.

Database Manager on January 01, 2016:

Updated through online information from Nicholas Renkosik.

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 2002.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuild of the 1900 Hutchings.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
2002 OHS Handbook: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Façade as seen from the middle of the narthex: Photograph by Nicholas Renkosik, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 2018

Console, virtually unaltered: Photograph by Nicholas Renkosik, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 2018

Great stop-jamb: Photograph by Nicholas Renkosik, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 2018

Swell and Pedal stop-jamb: Photograph by Nicholas Renkosik, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 2018

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