The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Eastminster Presbyterian
Boonton, New Jersey

OHS Database ID 30723.

Status and Condition

The organ has been destroyed and is no longer extant.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 28, 2011.

Technical Details

Two manuals.


  • Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979. (Database Manager. October 27, 2007)
  • Updated through on-line information from Roy Frenzke. -- Presumably this is the First Presbyterian Church, Boonton, NJ; no church in the area includes "Eastminster" in its name. The organ was scrapped in 2010 and replaced with a windless ersatz. Unwinded pipes displayed on either side of the chancel include some Haskell basses, suggesting an Estey's presence at one time. The organist, however, stated that the former console bore the name plate of a local builder. (Database Manager. March 28, 2011)

Online Documents

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Chancel with organ grills at each side. Vintage postcard, courtesy of William Dunklin (ca. 1956)

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