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Valley Forge Military Academy
1001 Eagle Road
Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087

OHS Database ID 40901.

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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 11, 2009.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 43 stops. 5822 registers. 54 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- This was the addition of 25 ranks, including two prepared-for divisions and 7 stops, to Op. 9200 installed in 1961. (Database Manager. May 11, 2009)

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Photographs

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Chapel Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facades. Möller Promotional Photo; collection of Jeff Scofield 1964-07-04
Chancel and Pipe Displays. Möller Promotional Photo; collection of Jeff Scofield 1964-07-04
Chapel Interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Chapel Interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Chapel chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Chapel chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Builder name plate. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15
Chapel Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-15

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Wayne, Pennsylvania
           Valley Forge Military Academy
           Chapel of the Atonement
    
           Estey    Op. 3188    1951   2/
           Möller   Op. R-545   1956   3/18
           Möller   Op. 9600    1961   3/29
           Möller   Op. A-9600  1964    /25
           __________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT (exposed)                    CHOIR
    
        8' Diapason             61        16' Gamba                61
        8' Bourdon              61         8' Viola                61
        8' Gemshorn             61         8' Gedeckt              61
        4' Octave               61         8' Flauto Dolce         61
    2 2/3' Twelfth              61         8' Flauto Celeste       61
        2' Fifteenth            61         4' Nachthorn            61
       IV  Fourniture          244     2 2/3' Nazard               61
      III  Scharf              183         2' Blockflöte           61
           Sub                         1 3/5' Tierce               61
           Unison Off                      8' Trompette Militaire  61
           Super                           8' Schalmei             61
        8' Trompette Militaire  CH            Tremolo
           Flemish Bells                      Sub
                                              Unison Off
           SWELL                              Super
                                              Harp
       16' Flute Conique        73            English Bells
        8' Principal            73
        8' Rohrflöte            73            PEDAL
        8' Salicional           73
        8' Voix Celeste         61        32' Bourdon              12
        4' Octave               73        16' Contrebasse          32
        4' Triangle Flute       73        16' Bourdon              32
    2 2/3' Twelfth              61        16' Flute Conique        SW
        2' Fifteenth            61        16' Gamba                CH
       IV  Plein Jeu           244         8' Octave               12
       16' Fagot  (1-42 L/2)    73         8' Bourdon              12
        8' Trompette            73         8' Flute Conique        SW
        8' Oboe                 12         4' Super Octave         12
        4' Clarion              73         4' Bourdon              12
           Tremolo                         4' Flute Conique        SW
           Sub                            II  Grave Mixture        64
           Unison Off                     II  Rauschpfeife         24
           Super                          32' Fagotto              12
           Celeste Bells                  16' Bombarde             32
                                          16' Fagot                SW
           POSITIV (exposed)               8' Bombarde             12
                                           4' Bombarde             12
        8' Nason Flute          61         8' Trompette Militaire  CH
        4' Prestant             61            Harp
        4' Koppel Flute         61            Flemish Bells
        2' Principal            61            Celeste Bells
    1 1/3' Quint                61
      III  Cymbal              183
        8' Musette              61
    
                 [Received from Jeff Scofield October 21, 2019]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.