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Zion Lutheran Church
2215 Brandywine Lane
York, Pennsylvania 17404

OHS Database ID 24939.

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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 May 14, 2007.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 37 stops. 41 registers. 48 ranks. 2839 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Drawknobs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal.


  • Identified through online information from Randy S Miller. -- Originally Möller Op. 5259 (1928). Unit was rebuilt by Möller in 1980. Instrument was moved to current location in 1995 when congregation relocated. Instrument is currently maintained by Brunner and Associates of Silver Spring, Pennsylvania. (Database Manager. December 17, 2006)
  • Updated 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:
    Tonal rebuild of 1928 M. P. Möller, #5259 reusing existing pipework; additions #1011-A; rebuilt and enlarged by 3/48 M. P. Möller, #R-115. (Database Manager. May 14, 2007)

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey
    York, Pennsylvania
    Zion Lutheran Church
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1011   1940   3 manuals, 37 stops, 48 ranks
               GREAT ORGAN (* in CH box)                 SWELL ORGAN
           16' Diapason            73 *              16' Bourdon             73
            8' Principal           61                 8' Diapason            73
            8' Viola               73 *               8' Stopped Diapason    73
            8' Gemshorn            73 *               8' Salicional          73
            8' Melodia             73 *               8' Voix Celeste        73
            4' Octave              61                 4' Octave              73
            4' Flute               73 *               4' Flute Harmonique    73
        2 2/3' Quint               61               III  Mixture            183
            2' Super Octave        61                 8' Trompette           73
        III-V  Fourniture         245                 8' Oboe                73
          III  Cymbel             183                 8' Vox Humana          73
               Chimes              21 tubes *            Tremulant
               CHOIR ORGAN                               PEDAL ORGAN
            8' Violin Diapason     73                16' Diapason I          32
            8' Bourdon             73                16' Diapason II         GT
            8' Dulciana            73                16' Bourdon             32
            8' Unda Maris (TC)     61                16' Gemshorn            12 GT
            4' Nachthorn           73                16' Lieblich Gedeckt    SW
        2 2/3' Nazard              61                 8' Spitzprincipal      32
            2' Blockflöte          61                 4' Nachthorn           32
        1 3/5' Tierce              61                 2' Blockflöte          32
            8' Clarinet            73                IV  Mixture            128
               Tremulant                             16' Trombone            12 CH
            8' Harp (TC)           49 bars
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-03-17]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.