The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Mount de Sales Academy
700 Academy Road
Catonsville, Maryland 21228


OHS Database ID 2635.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is playable, but not in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 4, 2013.

Technical Details

Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 11 stops. 11 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Trigger/hitch-down swell. No combination action. Flat radiating pedalboard.


  • The original builder was Geo. Jardine & Son (c. 1870). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 1996 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Originally 1m. Historic Organs Recital 11 Jul 1991. Compass 58/27. Much of the pipework rescaled 1 note (C1 becoming C#1). Installed here in 1884. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Kevin Callahan. (Database Manager. May 4, 2013)

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  • Taken from console May 3, 2013
    Catonsville, Maryland
    Mount de Sales Academy
    George Jardine & Sons Ca. 1884
      Great                   Swell                      Pedal
    8 Open Diapason 56      8 Aeoline          56     16 Bourdon   30
    8 Melodia       56      8 Oboe Gamba       56      
    8 Dulciana      56      8 Flute Harmonic   56   
    4 Oktav         56      8 Stopped Diapason 56
    2 Super Octave  56
    Swell to Pedal
    Swell to Great
    Great to Pedal
     [Received from Kevin Callahan 2013-05-04.]
  • Click Here Taken from console May 3, 2013 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.