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Hinners Organ Co. (Opus 1024, 1909)

Location:

Eighth Street United Methodist Church
701 NW 8th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73102 US
Organ ID: 986

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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
  • 2 manuals. 9 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
  • Stops: 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.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 06, 2014:

Updated through information from Neal Schuster:
Hinners Opus 1024 was removed from Eighth Street Methodist on September 23/24, 2014. It is currently being stored (in a disassembled state) at the American Organ Institute, Norman, Oklahoma, where next fall restoration work will begin on it. When the restoration work is finished (scheduled to be spring 2016) the organ will be installed at Trinity Lutheran Church, Norman.

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

Database Manager on March 18, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeremy Wance.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Taken from console: Open In New Tab Provided by Luke Staisiunas
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from John Riester on April 23, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ case and facade: Photograph by Jeremy Wance. Taken on 2010-03-03

Original 1909 Spencer blower: Photograph by Jeremy Wance. Taken on 2010-03-03

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