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First Presbyterian Church
101 E. Third Ave.
Rome, Georgia 30161

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 21521.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 20, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 30 stops. 40 registers. 33 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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.

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. August 20, 2012)
  • Console rebuilt by Pipe Organ Sales & Service (Schlueter) in 1990. (Jeff Scofield. April 27, 2019)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior before renovation. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-07-30
sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Sanctuary interior after renovation. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Console, chancel and chambers. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the console July 30, 1990
         Rome, Georgia
         First Presbyterian Church
    
         Reuter   Op. 1688   1970   3/33
         ______________________________________________
    
         GREAT                     SWELL
    
      8' Principal   61         8' Rohrflöte        61
      8' Gedeckt     61         8' Viola            61
      4' Octave      61         8' Viola Celeste    49
      4' Hohlflöte   61         4' Spitzprincipal   61
      2' Fifteenth   61         4' Koppelflöte      61
    III  Fourniture 183     2 2/3' Nasard           61
         Sub                    2' Blockflöte       61
         Unison Off         1 3/5' Tierce           61
         Super                 16' Fagotto          61
         Chimes                 8' Trompette        61
         Zimbelstern            4' Fagotto Clarion  24
         Blank                     Tremolo
                                   Sub
         PEDAL                     Unison Off
                                   Super
     32' Resultant   --            Blank
     16' Principal   32            Blank
     16' Bourdon     32
     16' Gemsbass    12 CH         CHOIR
      8' Octave      32
      8' Bourdon     12         8' Nasonflöte       61
      8' Gemshorn    CH         8' Gemshorn         61
      4' Choralbass  32         8' Gemshorn Celeste 49
      4' Waldflöte   32         4' Nachthorn        61
      2' Waldflöte   12         2' Doublette        61
     II  Mixture     64     1 1/3' Larigot          61
     16' Bombarde    32         8' Krummhorn        61
     16' Fagotto     SW            Tremolo
      8' Bombarde    12            Sub
      8' Fagotto     SW            Unison Off
      4' Clairon     12            Super
         Blank                     Blank
         Blank                     Blank
    
         [Received from Jeff Scofield April 24, 2019]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the console July 30, 1990 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.