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Webster Hills United Methodist Church
698 W. Lockwood Ave.
Saint Louis (Webster Groves), Missouri 63119

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 40416.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 2, 2009.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 39 stops. 30 registers. 43 ranks. 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, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. 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. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuild and enlargement of 1956 3/21 Möller Op. 8919; the rebuild included an Antiphonal organ with its own 2-manual console; this organ was combined with a Rodgers in 1999. (Database Manager. April 1, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. April 2, 2009)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Postcard in collection of Jeff Scofield
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
    Webster Groves, Missouri
    Webster Hills United Methodist Church
    
    Möller   Op. A-8918   1981   3/43
    
            GREAT
        16' Rohrflöte SW/PD (present)
         8' Principal 61 (present)
         8' Bourdon 61 (present 1-49, new 50-61)
         4' Octave 61 (present)
         2' Super Octave 61 (new)
        II  Cornet 122 (present, new pipes on 17th, 46-61)
    III-IV  Fourniture 202
            Tremolo
            Super
            Chimes (present Schulmerich)
    
            SWELL
         8' Rohrflöte 61 (present) 
         8' Viole 61 (present)
         8' Viole Celeste 49 tc (present)
         4' SpitzPrincipal 61 (present)
         2' Blockflöte 61 (present 4' Nachthorn 13-61, new top octave)
       III  Plein Jeu 183 (present)
        16' Basson 61 (new)
         8' Trompette 61 (new)
            Tremolo (present)
            Sub
            Unison Off
            Super
    
            CHOIR
         8' Koppelflöte 61 (new 1-12, present Koppelflöte 13 and up)
         8' Erzähler 61 (present)
         4' Spitzflöte 61 (present 8' Spitflöte 13-61, new top octave)
         2' Principal 61 (new)
     1 1/3' Larigot (present 2 2/3' Nasat pipes 13-61, new top octave)
    III-IV  Zimbel (new) 201
         8' Krummhorn 61 (new)
            Tremolo (present)
            Sub
            Unison Off
            Super
    
            ANTIPHONAL (new)
        16' Gedecktbass 12
         8' Principal 61
         8' Gedeckt 61
         4' Octave 61
         4' Spitzflöte 61
         2' Super Octave 61
    III-IV  Mixture 220
         8' Festival Trumpet 61
    
            PEDAL
        16' Principal 80 (new 1-12 & 57-80, present 13-56)
        16' Subbass 44 (present)
        16' Rohrflöte 12 (present Quintaton)
         8' Octave (ext)
         8' Bourdon (ext)
         4' Super Octave (ext)
       III  Mixture (from 16' Principal)
        16' Contre Bombarde 32 (new)
        16' Basson SW
         4' Hautbois SW (Basson)
    
                                ANTIPHONAL CONSOLE
    
            MANUAL I          MANUAL II              PEDAL
         8' Principal      8' Gedeckt            16' Gedecktbass
         4' Octave         4' Spitzflöte
         2' Super Octave   8' Festival Trumpet
    III-IV  Mixture
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield April 02, 2009.]
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