The OHS Pipe Organ Database

State Street Congregational Church
Portland, Maine

OHS Database ID 23452.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 22, 2011.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 3 divisions. 32 stops. 34 registers. 37 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. Concave radiating pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Robert Faucher. -- A 3-manual chancel Austin console controls both the gallery Roosevelt, as well as the Austin chancel organ. (Database Manager. May 1, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Robert Faucher. (Database Manager. June 22, 2011)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1950s)

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from John Parsons.. Source: Stoplist taken form 2001 AGO Regional Convention Guide & verified at the console
    Portland, Maine
    State Street Congregational Church
    
    Organ by Unknown Builder
    
    GALLERY GREAT
    Open Diapason    16
    Open Diapason     8
    Doppelflote       8
    Viole da Gamba    8
    Octave            4
    Twelth           2⅔
    Fifteenth         2
    Mixture      III-IV
    GT/GT 16-U/O-4
    SW/GT 16-8-4
    CH/GT 16-8-4
    Chimes
    
    GALLERY SWELL
    Bourdon           16
    Open Diapason      8
    Stopped Diapason   8
    Salicional         8
    Voix Celeste       8
    Octave             4
    Harmonic Flute     4
    Cornet           III
    Cornopean          8
    Oboe               8
    Vox Humana         8
    Tremolo
    SW/SW 16-U/O-4
    
    GALLERY CHOIR
    Geigen Principal   8
    Quintadena         8
    Concert Flute      8
    Dolce              8
    Unda Maris         8
    Flute d'Amore      4
    Piccolo            2
    Clarinet 8
    Tremolo
    CH/CH 16-U/O-4
    SW/CH 16-8-4
    
    GALLERY PEDAL
    Open Diapason     16
    Bourdon           16
    Violoncello        8
    Trumpet           16
    Trumpet            8
    Trumpet            4
    GT/PD 8-4
    SW/PD 8-4
    CH/PD 8-4
    
    CHANCEL GREAT
    Open Diapason      8
    Melodia            8
    Dulciana           8
    Octave             4
    Twelth            2⅔
    Fifteenth          2
    
    CHANCEL SWELL
    Diapason           8
    Chimney Flute      8
    Salicional         8
    Voix Celeste       8
    Gemshorn           4
    Trumpet            8
    Tremolo
    
    CHANCEL PEDAL
    Open Diapason     16
    Leiblich Gedeckt  16
    Gedeckt            8
    
    
    		
  • Click Here Original document from John Parsons.. Source: Stoplist taken form 2001 AGO Regional Convention Guide & verified at the console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.