The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Baptist Church
1201 Broad St.
Camden, South Carolina 29020

OHS Database ID 21383.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 September 28, 2006.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 21 stops. 27 registers. 23 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, right.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. 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 thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • 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 JT Ellenberger. (Database Manager. September 28, 2006)

Online Documents

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the Columbia SC AGO website
         Camden, South Carolina
         First Baptist Church
         Reuter   Op. 1551   1967   2/23
         GREAT                    SWELL                      PEDAL
      8' Principal    61       8' Geigen Principal 61    16' Bourdon    32
      8' Spitzflöte   61       8' Rohrflöte        61    16' Rohrflöte  12
      4' Octave       61       8' Viole de Gambe   61     8' Octave     32
      4' Koppelflöte  61       8' Viole Celeste    49     8' Bourdon    12
      2' Fifteenth    61       4' Principal        61     8' Rohrflöte  SW
    III  Mixture     183       4' Hohlflöte        61     4' Choralbass 32
         Chimes            2 2/3' Nasard           61     4' Rohrflöte  SW
                               2' Blockflöte       61    16' Bombarde   32
                           1 3/5' Tierce           56     8' Bombarde   12
                               8' Trompette        61     4' Bombarde   12
                               4' Hautbois         61
                   [Received from Jeff Scofield May 14, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the Columbia SC AGO website Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.