The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Francis Street Methodist Church
12th and Francis streets
St. Joseph, Missouri 64502

OHS Database ID 2389.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 5, 2005.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 26 ranks.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Adjustable mechanical system. Concave radiating pedalboard (not AGO standard dimensions). Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • The original builder was Hook & Hastings (1906, Opus 2112). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Rebuild of 1935 Hook and Hastings which was an electrification of 1911 Hook & Hastings Op. 2667, in turn a rebuild of the 1906 Hook & Hastings. Rebuilt 1986 by Michael Quimby. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Online update from David W. Lewis, Jr. -- Rebuilt and enlarged to three manuals, 31 ranks, by Michael Quimby in 1986, utilizing 1950 Moller drawknob console from 1st Pres. Church, Jackson, MS (Database Manager. September 5, 2005)

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