The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Burlingame, California

OHS Database ID 23607.

Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 May 15, 2006.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 15 stops. 19 registers. 17 ranks. 1116 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Altered in 1958, #809-A; some changes by Lawrence Schoenstein ca. l962; extant. (Database Manager. May 15, 2006)

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey
    Burlingame, California
    St. Paul's Episcopal Church
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 809   1929
    2 manuals, 15 stops, 17 ranks
              GREAT ORGAN (enclosed)
           8' Open Diapason         61*
           8' Harmonic Flute        61
           8' Erzähler              61
           8' Dulciana              61
           4' Octave                61*
              * unenclosed
              SWELL ORGAN
           8' Open Diapason         73
           8' Gedeckt               73
           8' Gamba                 73
           8' Voix Celeste (TC)     61
           8' Echo Salicional       73
           4' Flute Triangulaire    73
              Mixture III          183
           8' Cornopean             73
           8' Oboe                  73
              PEDAL ORGAN
          32' Resultant Bass        --
          16' Sub Bass              44
          16' Bourdon (ext Sw)      12
           8' Flute (fr. Sub Bass)  --
           8' Gedeckt (Sw)          --
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2018-08-15]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.