The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Providence Presbyterian Church
2401 Broad Avenue
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601

OHS Database ID 30727.

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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 February 14, 2019.

Technical Details

Two manuals. 3 divisions.

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

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • 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 Kevin M. Clemens. (Database Manager. January 19, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from Carol Albright McCracken. -- Rebuild of Estey, Opus 282 (1905). Rebuilt by Cannarsa as #3245 in 1950's. Maus chimes. (Database Manager. March 20, 2010)
  • Updated by Carol Albright McCracken, who has heard or played the organ.

    (Stephen Hall. February 11, 2019)
  • Updated by Carol Albright McCracken, who has heard or played the organ.

    (Stephen Hall. February 14, 2019)

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