Henry Erben (1840)

Location:

Christ Church, Episcopal
Fifth and Chestnut
St. Louis, MO 63103 US
Organ ID: 9990

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is known from a single historic document only; presumed no longer extant, and may never have existed.
  • 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
  • 18 ranks. 2 manuals. 19 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 19
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Cost about $4000. Compass Gt: GG-f3; Sw. f-f3; Ped GGG-d. Choir bass of 3 stops. In a new 1839 building. Moved c. 1861 (by Pilcher?) to the chapel of a new building which was used for services until 1867. Moved in 1867 to the gallery in the west end. Sold in 1891 for $450 when replaced by the Roosevelt. Congregation became Christ Episcopal Cathedral in 1880.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist (Source: Ogasapian, 1977)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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