The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Paul's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
465 Eleventh Ave. N
Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250

OHS Database ID 29434.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 12, 2011.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 25 stops. 19 registers. 24 ranks. 1401 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.


  • Identified through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ in regular use at second service (2006) (Database Manager. October 6, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. July 12, 2011)
  • Updated by Willis Bodine, who has heard or played the organ.
    The instrument is freestanding, on the Epistle side (congregation's right) of the elevated altar area, in front of a heavy masonry building wall. The console is facing, on the Gospel side (congregation's left). (Steven E. Lawson. October 25, 2017)

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Taylor Phillips 2017-04-01

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  • Stoplist from a Schantz sales promotional flyer

  •     Jacksonville Beach, Florida
        St. Paul's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
        Schantz   Op. 853   1967   2/24
        GREAT                         SWELL                         PEDAL
     8' Principal        61        8' Holzbordun       61       16' Principal        32
     8' Rohrflöte        61        8' Viola da Gamba   61       16' Subbass          32
     4' Octave           61        4' Koppelflöte      61        8' Octave           12
     4' Spitzflöte       61    2 2/3' Nasat            49        8' Flute            12
     2' Waldflöte        61        2' Principal        61        4' Choralbass       12
    IV  Fourniture      244    1 3/5' Terz             49        4' Flute            12
     8' Trompette        61    1 1/3' Quinte           61       16' Contre Trompette 12 GT
                                 III  Scharff         183        8' Trompette        GT
                                   8' Fagotto          61        4' Clairon          GT
                   [Received from Jeff Scofield  July 15, 2011]
  • Stoplist from a Schantz sales promotional flyer Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.