The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Baptist Church
Hallowell, Maine 04347

OHS Database ID 4087.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 15 stops. 15 ranks.


  • Status Note: There 1992 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Compass 61/27. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

Online Documents

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
    First Baptist Church, Hallowell, Maine
    c. 1890 S. S. Hamill
    (Stoplist: Schnute 1997; OH 1963:25)
    8' Open Diapason 
    8' Dulciana
    8' Melodia
    4' Principal
    4' Flute
    II Mixture (122 pipes)
    8' Trumpet [TC]
    8' Viola Diapason [TC]
    8' Dolcissimo [TC]
    8' Stopped Diapason [TC]
    8' Stopped Diapason Bass (12 pipes)
    4' Violina
    4' Flute Harmonic
    8' Oboe [TC]
    16' Sub Bass (27 open wood pipes)
    Swell ot Pedal
    Great to Pedal
    Swell to Pedal
    Octave Coupler (G-G 4')
    Pedal Check
    Bellows Signal
    Balanced swell pedal
    2 Gt. combination pedals
    Gt. to Ped. reversible pedal
    Mixture 19-22 to MC; 12-15 to top.
    One of Hammill's "Giant Pipe Organs" which he advertised in 1878 as "A Special Class of Pipe Organs possessing Great Power of Tone, at very low price."
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.