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St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1001 Queens Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28207

OHS Database ID 37607.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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 2, 2009.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 25 stops. 37 registers. 30 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. 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. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. December 12, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. May 2, 2009)

Online Documents

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  • Apple, John. Pipe Organs of Charlotte. (Charlotte: John Apple, July 1985), [0]

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Church exterior. Vintage postcard courtesy of Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Sanctuary interior. Vintage postcard courtesy of Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16

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  • Stoplist copied from factory specifications
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    St. Mark's Lutheran Church
    Möller   Op. 9396   1960   3/30
           GREAT                         CHOIR
       16' Quintaton 61               8' Nasongedackt 61
        8' Diapason 61                8' Erzähler 61
        8' Bourdon 61                 8' Erzähler Celeste 49
        4' Principal 61               4' Koppelflöte 61
    2 2/3' Quint 61               2 2/3' Nasard 61
        2' Octavin 61                 2' Prinzipal 61
       IV  Fourniture 244         1 3/5' Tierce 61
           Tremulant                  8' Krummhorn 61
           Sub                           Tremulant
           Unison Off                    Sub
           Super                         Unison Off
           Chimes 21 (present Maas)      Super
           SWELL                         PEDAL
        8' Gedackt 61                16' Violone 32
        8' Viole de Gambe 61         16' Bourdon 32
        8' Viole Celeste 49          16' Quintaton GT
        4' Flute Harmonic 61          8' Violone 12
        2' Flautnio 12                8' Bourdon 12
      III  Mixture 183                8' Quintaton GT
       16' Bassoon 61  L/2            4' Violone 12
        8' Trompette 61               4' Bourdon 12
        8' Bassoon 12                 2' Nachthorn 32
        4' Bassoon 12                16' Bassoon SW
           Tremulant                  8' Bassoon SW
           Sub                        4' Bassoon SW
           Unison Off
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield May 02, 2009.]
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