The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Good Samaritan Episcopal Church
212 W. Lancaster Ave.
Paoli, Pennsylvania 19301

OHS Database ID 41295.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 June 10, 2009.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 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. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital 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.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 10, 2009)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Art Stewart 2018-06-15
Console. Photograph by Art Stewart 2018-06-15
Chancel, Reredos Screen, and Pipe Displays. Photograph by Art Stewart 2018-06-15
Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Art Stewart 2018-06-15
Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Chancel, screen and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Antiphonal, en-chamade and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Antiphonal and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Builder name plate. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Screen and organ console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-16

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the console October 16, 2019
            Paoli, Pennsylvania
            Church of the Good Samaritan, Episcopal
    
            Austin       Op. 2302   1958   3/29
            C. M. Walsh             2007   4/
            __________________________________________
    
            GREAT                     CHOIR
                                      
        16' Gemshorn              16' Sanftbass
         8' Principal              8' Principal
         8' Diapason               8' Holzgedeckt
         8' Doppel Flute           8' Dolcan
         8' Bourdon                8' Dolcan Celeste
         8' Gemshorn               4' Principal
         4' Octave                 4' Nacthorn [sic]
         4' Principal          2 2/3' Nasard
         4' Open Flute             2' Octave
         2' Fifteenth              2' Block Flute
       III  Mixture            1 3/5' Tierce
            Sub                  III  Cymbal
            Unison Off             8' Crumhorn
            Super                     Tremulant
         8' Festival Trumpet          Sub
            MIDI                      Unison Off
                                      Super
            SWELL                  8' Festival Trumpet
                                      MIDI
         8' Principal
         8' Rohr Flute                PEDAL
         8' Viola
         8' Viola Celeste         32' Bourdon
         4' Principal             16' Contra Bass
         4' Flûte à Fuseau        16' Principal
         2' Block Flute           16' Bourdon
       III  Mixture               16' Gemshorn
         8' Trompette             16' Lieblich Bourdon
         8' Oboe                  16' Sanftbass
         4' Clarion                8' Principal
            Tremulant              8' Bourdon
            Sub                    8' Gemshorn
            Unison Off             8' Gedeckt
            Super                  4' Octave
         8' Festival Trumpet       4' Flûte Ouverte
            MIDI                  32' Posaune
                                  32' Fagotto
            ANTIPHONAL            16' Bombarde
                                  16' Fagotto
         8' Prestant               8' Bombarde
         8' Voce Umana             8' Festival Trumpet
         8' Spindle Flute             MIDI
         8' Gemshorn
         4' Octave                    ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
         4' Flûte Harmonique
         2' Super Octave          16' Bourdon
    III-IV  Mixture                8' Bass Flute
            Sub
            Super
         8' Festival Trumpet
        16' Trumpet-en-Chamade
         8' Trumpet-en-Chamade
            MIDI
    
           [Received from Jeff Scofield October 22, 2019]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the console October 16, 2019 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.