The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Marvin Methodist Church
300 W. Erwin St.
Tyler, Texas 75702

OHS Database ID 41663.

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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 March 28, 2014.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 27 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, center.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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 on-line information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. July 9, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Proctor Crow. -- The organ was rebuilt in 1976 by the Schantz Organ Company, reusing 21 of the 27 ranks of pipes. (Database Manager. March 28, 2014)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior with organ chambers behind grilles.. Photo in private collection, courtesy of Proctor Crow (1988)

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Stoplist

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