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Northside Presbyterian Church
923 Mississippi Ave.
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37405


OHS Database ID 25898.

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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 24, 2010.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 22 stops. 15 registers. 18 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. 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.


  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- In 2008 Barger & Nix will be rebuilding the organ and adding stops. (Database Manager. April 29, 2007)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Renovated in 2009 by Barger & Nix, with additions. (Database Manager. July 18, 2009)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuilt and enlarged by Barger & Nix in 2008. (Database Manager. May 24, 2010)

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2009-07-21
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Chamber Grillework. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2009-07-21
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-10-21

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
        Chattanooga, Tennessee
        Northside Presbyterian Church
        Möller   Op. 9998   1965   2/18
        GREAT                   SWELL                    PEDAL
     8' Diapason       61   16' Rohrgedeckt    12    16' Soubasse    32
     8' Bourdon        61    8' Rohrflöte      61    16' Rohrgedeckt SW
     8' Dulciana       61    8' Viole de Gambe 61     8' Principal   32
     4' Octave         61    8' Viole Celeste  49     8' Bourdon     12
     2' Waldflöte      61    4' Principal      61     8' Rohrflöte   SW
    II  Grave Mixture 122    4' Koppelflöte    61     4' Octave      12
        Tremulant          III  Plein Jeu     183     4' Bourdon     12
        Sub                  8' Trompette      61     2' Octavin     12
        Unison Off              Tremulant
        Super                   Sub
        Chimes                  Unison Off
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield June 01, 2010.]
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