The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Church of Christ, Scientist
Lakewood, Ohio

OHS Database ID 36716.

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 October 4, 2008.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 33 stops. 45 registers. 36 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Replaced by 3/57 Casavant, #2684 in 1964; moved to St. Thomas' Church, St. Petersburg, FL (Database Manager. October 4, 2008)

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  • Type stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey
    Lakewood, Ohio
    First Church of Christ, Scientist
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 311   1920           3 manuals, 33 stops, 36 ranks
              GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
          16' Bourdon              17 PED         16' Bourdon              73
           8' First Diapason       61              8' Diapason             73
           8' Second Diapason      61              8' Gedeckt              73
           8' Gedeckt              61              8' Salicional           73
           8' Erzähler             61              8' Voix Celeste         73
           8' Spitz Flute          SW              8' Spitz Flute          73
           8' Flute Celeste        SW              8' Flute Celeste (TC)   61
           4' Flute                SW              4' Flute                61
           8' French Horn          61              2' Flautino             61
           8' Cornopean            SW            III  Mixture             183
                                                  16' English Horn         73
              CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Cornopean            73
           8' Diapason             73              8' Flügel Horn          73
           8' Concert Flute        73              8' Vox Humana           73
           8' Dulcet II           146                 Tremolo
           8' Quintadena           73
           4' Flute                73                 PEDAL ORGAN
           8' Orchestral Oboe      73             32' Diapason (resultant) --
           8' Clarinet             73             16' Diapason             32
              Tremolo                             16' Bourdon              32
           8' Tuba Mirabilis       73             16' Echo Lieblich        SW
           8' Harp (TC)            --              8' Octave               12
           4' Celesta              61 bars         8' Gedeckt              12
                                                   8' Still Gedeckt        SW
              ECHO ORGAN                          16' Trombone             32
           8' Cor de Nuit          61             16' English Horn         SW
           4' Flute d'Amour        61              8' Tromba               12
           8' Vox Humana           61
              Chimes               20 tubes
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-03-15]
  • Click Here Type stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.