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Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church
316 N. Bragg Ave.
Lookout Mountain (Chattanooga), Tennessee 37350

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 25892.

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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 April 29, 2007.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 25 stops. 38 registers. 29 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, left.

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. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- The organ had a three-division 14-stop Antiphonal organ prepared for in the console that was never installed. In 2000, Barger & Nix installed a large new contemporary-style drawknob console built by R. A. Colby. New stops are continually being added by Barger & Nix; the total now is around 37 ranks. (Database Manager. April 29, 2007)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1991-09-10
Console after removal. Photograph by Jeff Scofield
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1991-09-10

Pipe organs in Tennessee sponsored by Milnar Organ Co.

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from The Diapason December 1954
           Lookout Mountain (Chattanooga), Tennessee
           Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church
    
           Möller   Op. 8674   1955   3/29
           __________________________________________________
    
           GREAT (enclosed)                CHOIR
        8' Principal          61        8' Chimney Flute   73
        8' Spitzflöte         61        8' Dulciana        73
        4' Octave             61        8' Unda Maris      66
    2 2/3' Quint              61        4' Koppelflöte     73
        2' Super Octave       61    2 2/3' Nazard          61
      III  Mixture           183        2' Blockflöte      61
           Tremolo                  1 3/5' Tierce          61
           Sub                          8' Cromorne        73
           Unison Off                      Tremolo
           Super                           Sub
           Chimes                          Unison Off
                                           Super
           ANTIPHONAL GREAT                Chimes
        4  blank knobs
                                           PEDAL (encl w/GT)
           SWELL                       32' Resultant       --
       16' Contra Gambe       73       16' Contrebass      32
        8' Gedeckt            73       16' Contra Gambe    SW
        8' Viole de Gambe     12       16' Contra Dulciana 12 CH
        8' Viole Celeste      66        8' Contrebass      12
        4' Octave Geigen      73        8' Gambe           SW
        4' Flute Triangulaire 73        8' Dulciana        CH
      III  Mixture           183    5 1/3' Quint            7
        8' Trompette          73        4' Choralbass      32
        8' Hautbois           73       16' Posaune         32
        4' Hautbois           12        8' Trumpet         12
           Tremolo                      4' Clarion         12
           Sub
           Unison Off                      ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
           Super                        2  blank knobs
    
           ANTIPHONAL SWELL
        6  blank knobs
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  May 15, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist from The Diapason December 1954 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.