OHS Database ID 38630.
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 January 17, 2009.
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Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 9 stops. 15 registers. 9 ranks. 467 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard. Coupler reversible thumb pistons.
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Griffin, Georgia First Presbyterian Church Organ by Henry Pilcher's Sons Stop list Great Open Diapason 8 Melodia 8 Dulciana 8 common bass with Melodia Octave 4 Swell Violin Diapason 8 Stopped Diapason 8 Flute Harmonique 4 Dolce 8 (REPLACED WITH NAZARD 2 2/3 Pedal Bourdon 16 Great to Pedal Swell to Pedal Swell to Great Swell to Great at Octave Bellows Signal Swell Tremulant Original cost $1500 with %5, $75 charge deducted/ and $50 deducted for another reason so church paid a final charge of $1375. Information from original Organ Contract specifying "Specification No. 25." [Received on line from Kristin Farmer January16, 2009.]