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First Baptist Church
1607 Cherry St.
Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 21096.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 December 29, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 39 stops. 29 registers. 33 ranks. 2113 pipes. 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.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005. (Database Manager. November 24, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. December 29, 2012)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Console, choirloft and chamber grille. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason March 1960
         Vicksburg, Mississippi
         First Baptist Church
    
         Reuter   Op. 1277   1960   3/33
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         GREAT                          CHOIR
      8' Principal        61         8' Rohrflote        73
      8' Hohl Flute       61         8' Dulciana         73
      8' Gemshorn         61         8' Unda Maris       61
      4' Octave           61         4' Nachthorn        73
      4' Spillflote       61     2 2/3' Nasard           61
    III  Mixture         183         2' Blockflote       61
         Sub                     1 3/5' Tierce           61
         Unison Off                  8' Clarinet         73
         Super                          Tremolo
         Chimes                         Sub
                                        Unison Off
         SWELL                          Super
     16' Lieblich Gedeckt PD
      8' Geigen Principal 73            PEDAL
      8' Gedeckt          73        16' Principal        32
      8' Viole de Gambe   73        16' Bourdon          32
      8' Viole Celeste    61        16' Lieblich Gedeckt 12 SW
      4' Spitz Principal  73    10 2/3' Quinte           --
      4' Flute Harmonic   73         8' Octave           32
      2' Octavin          61         8' Bourdon          12
    III  Plein Jeu       183         8' Still Gedeckt    SW
      8' Trumpet          73     5 1/3' Twelfth          --
      8' Oboe             73         4' Choral Bass      12
      4' Clarion          73         4' Bourdon          12
         Tremolo                    16' Trumpet          32
         Sub                         8' Trumpet          12
         Unison Off                  4' Clarion          12
         Super
    
     [Received online from Jeff Scofield December 27, 2012] 
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The Diapason March 1960 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.