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Grace Methodist Church
401 Grace Street
Wilmington, North Carolina 28401

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 36575.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 October 14, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 32 stops. 23 registers. 29 ranks. 1730 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, left.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 31, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Combined in 1996 with a Rodgers "MIDI-PR300." (Database Manager. May 7, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. October 14, 2011)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1994-09-01
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1994-09-01
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1994-09-01
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1994-09-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from factory specifications
    Wilmington, North Carolina
    Grace Methodist Church
    
    Möller   Op. 9528   1961   3/29
    
         GREAT                       CHOIR
      8' Diapason 61              8' Nasonflöte 61
      8' Bourdon 61               8' Erzähler 61
      4' Prestant 61              8' Erzähler Celeste 49
     II  Grave Mixture 122        4' Nachthorn 61
     IV  Fourniture 244       2 2/3' Nasard 61
         Tremolo                  2' Blockflöte 61
         Sub                      8' Schalmei 61
         Unison Off                  Tremolo
         Super                       Sub
         Chimes 21 (Deagan D)        Unison Off
                                     Super
         SWELL
     16' Gedeckt 12                  PEDAL
      8' Gedeckt 61              16' Violone 32
      8' Viole de Gambe 61       16' Bourdon 32
      8' Viole Celeste 61        16' Gedeckt SW
      4' Octave Geigen 61         8' Spitzprinzipal 32
      4' Flute Triangulaire 61    8' Bourdon 12
    III  Plein Jeu 183            8' Gedeckt SW
      8' Trompette 61             4' Spitzprinzipal 12
      4' Clarion 61               2' Octavin 12
         Tremolo                 16' Bass Trumpet 12 SW
         Sub                      8' Trumpet SW
         Unison Off               4' Clarion SW
         Super
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield May 07, 2009.]
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