The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. John Lutheran Church
308 Cleveland Ave.
Whiting, Indiana


OHS Database ID 30948.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 31, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 22 stops. 12 registers. 12 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. November 15, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Church closed in 2010; building to be converted to a private residence. (Database Manager. May 31, 2012)

Online Documents

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Chancel and console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Console angle. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Combination action setter panel. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21

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  • Stoplist from an undocumented source
       Whiting, Indiana
       St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
       Möller   Op. 4646   1926
       GREAT                  SWELL                  PEDAL
    8' Open Diapason      16' Bourdon            16' Sub Bass
    8' Doppel Floete       8' Open Diapason      16' Lieblich Bourdon
    8' Viole d'Gamba       8' Stopped Diapason    8' Bass Flute
    8' Melodia             8' Viola
    8' Dulciana            8' Salicional
    4' Principal           8' Vox Celeste
    4' Flauto Traverso     8' Dolce
       Sub                 4' Flute d'Amour
       Unison Off          4' Violin
       Super               2' Flautina
       Chimes              8' Oboe
                           8' Vox Humana
                              Unison Off
             [Received online from Jeff Scofield May 31, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist from an undocumented source Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.