The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Union Church of Christ
Berea, Kentucky 40403

OHS Database ID 2866.

Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 28, 2014.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 31 stops. 42 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard. Combination action toe studs.


  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. (Database Manager. September 28, 2014)

Online Documents

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  • Pape, Uwe. The Tracker Organ Revival in America. (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1977), 169, [0]

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Organ Case. Photograph by Dalton Walters 2016-10-01
Organ case in front of church. Builder's promotional photo in the collection of James R. Stettner

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  • Stoplist taken from AGO Lexington records, 2015
    Berea, Kentucky
    Church of Christ Union
    Steiner Organs, Inc. - 1976
    Great Organ:               Swell Organ:
    Bourdon 16’                Spitzgedackt 8’
    Principal 8’               Viole de Gambe 8’
    Rohrflöte 8’               Voix Celeste (tenor c) 8’
    Octave 4’                  Principal 4’
    Spitzflöte 4’              Flûte Harmonique 4’
    Nasat 2 2/3’               Octave 2’
    Italian Octave 2’          Blockflöte 2’
    Terz 1 3/5’                Larigot 1 1/3’
    Mixture IV-VI              Aliquot (2 2/3’ + 1 3/5’ + 1 1/7’) III
    Trompete 8’                Mixture III-IV
                               Fagotto 16’
                               Hautbois 8’
                               Cromorne 8’
    Pedal Organ:               Couplers:
    Subbass 16’                Swell to Great
    Openbass 8’                Great to Pedal
    Gedacktbass (Ext. Sub.) 8’ Swell to Pedal
    Choralbass 4’
    Mixture V
    Posaune 16’                Accessories:
    Trompete 8’                Zimbelstern ( 4 bells)
    Kornett 4’
    Combination Action:
    General 12345678910 (toe and thumb)
    Great 123456 (thumb)
    Swell 123456 (thumb)
    Pedal 123456 (toe)
    General Cancel
    Setter Piston
     [Received from Dalton Walters 2016-01-15.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from AGO Lexington records, 2015 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.