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First Presbyterian Church
116 S. Loudoun St.
Winchester, Virginia 22601

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 11602.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 9, 2016.


Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 29 stops. 36 registers. 33 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 16, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. December 17, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ is in regular use for services (November 2007), organ was re-dedicated in recital November 18, 2007. (Database Manager. December 5, 2007)
  • Renovated by Foley-Baker with no tonal changes. (Database Manager. July 9, 2016)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2016-06-21
Church Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2016-06-21
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2016-06-21
Sanctuary interior to rear and Antiphonal. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2016-06-21

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the console June 21, 2016
         Winchester, Virginia
         First Presbyterian Church
    
         Austin   Op. 2259   1957   3/33
         ________________________________________
    
         GREAT (II)              SWELL (III)
    
      8' Diapason             8' Hohl Flute
    * 8' Bourdon              8' Viola
    * 8' Gemshorn             8' Voix Celeste
    * 8' Dolce                4' Principal
    * 8' Dolce Celeste        4' Koppel Flute
      4' Octave           2 2/3' Nasard
    * 4' Nachthorn            2' Block Flute
      2' Fifteenth          III  Cymbal
    III  Mixture              8' Trumpet
         Tremolo              8' Clarinet
         Sub                  4' Hautbois
         Super                   Tremolo
                                 Sub
         PEDAL                   Super
    
     16' Bourdon                 ANTIPHONAL (I)
     16' Gemshorn
     16' Lieblich Gedeckt     8' Principal
      8' Principal            8' Erzähler
      8' Flute                8' Erzähler Celeste
      8' Gemshorn             4' Prestant
      4' Fifteenth            4' Flute Couverte
     16' Trumpet              8' Trompette
                                 Tremolo
         ANTIPH PEDAL            Sub
                                 Unison Off
     16' Quintaton               Super
      8' Quintaton
    
      *  enclosed
    
      [Received from Jeff Scofield July 9, 2016]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the console June 21, 2016 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.