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First Presbyterian Church
1100 First Avenue
Columbus, Georgia 31902

Chapel

OHS Database ID 35234.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 24, 2014.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 3 stops. 20 registers. 3 ranks. 255 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the 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. No combination action. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. ARTISTE (Database Manager. May 28, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Unit organ in a single chamber, left side of chancel. No visible pipes or dummy facade, swell shutters concealed by a grill. (Database Manager. May 24, 2014)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Chapel interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Chapel chancel and chamber. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 23, 2019
           Columbus, Georgia
           First Presbyterian Church
           Chapel
    
           Möller   Op. 8439   1953   2/3
           _________________________________________
    
           GREAT            SWELL            PEDAL
    
        8' Diapason      8' Gedeckt      16' Bourdon
        8' Gedeckt       8' Viola         8' Gedeckt
        8' Viola         4' Flute         8' Viola
        4' Octave        4' Viola     5 1/3' Quint
        4' Flute     2 2/3' Nazard        4' Octave
        4' Viola         2' Flautino      4' Flute
    2 2/3' Twelfth          Tremolo
        2' Fifteenth
           Chimes     
    
        [Received from Jeff Scofield April 26, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 23, 2019 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.