The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Paul's Methodist Episcopal
Eaton, Ohio

OHS Database ID 17379.


Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 25, 2019.


Technical Details

Two manuals. 16 stops.

Notes

  • Identified through information in Vol. VIII p. 81 of the factory ledger and a list of Pilcher organs typed by William E. Pilcher of Louisville. For more information see the document referenced below. (Elizabeth Schmitt. April 7, 2005)
  • Original price: $3550. Rebuild. (Elizabeth Schmitt. April 7, 2005)

Online Documents

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  • Pilcher Organs. Summary of Pilcher Sources by Soosie Schmitt. Author: Author not identified Source: Unpublished monograph. Document Date. April 5, 2005.

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  • Original document from Stanley Ashworth.. Source: stoplist taken from the console
    Eaton, OH
    St. Paul's Methodist Episcopal
    
    Organ by Henry Pilcher's Sons opus 1562 was built in 1932 utilizing seven 
    ranks of pipes from the previous sanctuary organ built in 1884 by Carl
    Barckhoff.  The Pilcher organ was in use from 1932 until 1971.		
         GREAT
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Melodia
    8' Dulciana
    4' Principal
    4' Flute Harmonic
    Swell to Great 16'
    Swell to Great 8'
    Swell to Great 4'
    
         SWELL
    Bourdon 16'
    English Diapason 8'
    Viol d' Orchestra 8'
    Rohr Flute 8'
    Salicional 8'
    Flute d' Amour 4'
    Piccolo 2'
    Oboe Syn. 8'
    Tremolo
    Swell to Swell 16'
    Swell to Swell 4'
    Swell Unison Off
         
         PEDAL
    Bourdon 16'
    Lieblich Gedeckt 16' (Sw)
    Dolce Flute 8' (Sw)
    Great to Pedal 8'
    Swell to Pedal 8'
    
  • Click Here Original document from Stanley Ashworth.. Source: stoplist taken from the console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.