The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Andrew's Lutheran Church
629 8th Street NE
Hickory, North Carolina 28601


OHS Database ID 25673.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 14, 2011.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 27 registers. 31 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- The console and choir are located in the right (north) transept. (Database Manager. March 19, 2007)
  • Updated through on-line information from Cory Westby. (Database Manager. May 14, 2011)

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2004-10-17
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2004-10-17
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2004-10-17

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  • Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives
           Hickory, North Carolina
           St. Andrew's Lutheran Church
           Moller   Op. 8225   1951   3/31
           GREAT                   SWELL
        8' Diapason         61      8' Geigen Diapason    73
        8' Bourdon          61      8' Gedeckt            73
        8' Erzahler         61      8' Viole de Gambe     73
        4' Octave           61      8' Viole Celeste      61
        4' Flute Harmonique 61      4' Octave Geigen      73
    2 2/3' Twelfth          61      4' Flute Triangulaire 73
        2' Fifteenth        61    III  Plein Jeu         183
      III  Mixture         183      8' Trompette          73
           Sub                      8' Oboe               73
           Unison Off               4' Clarion            12
           Super                       Tremolo
           Chimes                      Sub
                            25         Unison Off
           CHOIR                       Super
        8' Concert Flute    73
        8' Dulciana         73         PEDAL
        8' Unda Maris       61     16' Contrebasse        32
        4' Cor de Nuit      73     16' Bourdon            32
    2 2/3' Nazard           61     16' Lieblich Bass      12 SW
        2' Piccolo          61      8' Principal          32
        8' English Horn     73      8' Bourdon            12
           Tremolo                  8' Gedeckt            SW
           Sub                      4' Super Octave       12
           Unison Off               4' Flute              SW
       [Received from Jeff Scofield  December 2, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.