The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Church of Christ
512 North 12th st
Fort Dodge, Iowa

OHS Database ID 32945.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 18, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 26 registers. 8 ranks.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. February 21, 2008)
  • Updated by RD Wolff, who gave this as the source of the information: Removed the organ 2/9/2019.

    (Stephen Hall. February 18, 2019)

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Photographs

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Looking towards the CS end. Photograph by RD Wolff (February 2019)
Chamber. Photograph by RD Wolff (February 2019)
Looking towards the CC end. Photograph by RD Wolff (February 2019)
Kinetic Blower. Photograph by RD Wolff (Summer 2019)
Moller Diocletian shaped screen. Photograph by RD Wolff (February 2019)
Organ Chamber Interior (photo taken day of removal). Photograph by RD Wolff 2019-02-09

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from RD Wolff.. Source: Console was destroyed, church building decomissioned before 2000 and sold, ranks on the chest is all there is
    Fort Dodge, IA
    First Church of Christ
    N. 12th st
    Organ by M. P. Möller
    Ranks, all removed today Feb 9th, 2019;
    
    8' St Diapason
    8' V.Celeste
    8' Dulciana
    8' Salicional
    8' Oboe
    8' Open Diapason
    
    16' Pedal Bourdon
    
    Deagan chimes
    
    Kinetic blower
    
    
    		
  • Click Here Original document from RD Wolff.. Source: Console was destroyed, church building decomissioned before 2000 and sold, ranks on the chest is all there is Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.