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First Baptist Church
133 South Main at East First
Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 44178.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 3, 2011.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 37 stops. 12 registers. 15 ranks. 889 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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 by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. October 6, 2009)
  • Updated through on-line information from Johnny Almond. (Database Manager. May 13, 2010)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. January 3, 2011)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
               Mount Gilead, North Carolina
               First Baptist Church
    
               Casavant   Op. 3757   1997   2/15
    
               Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
               St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
               _____________________________________________________
    
               GREAT
     1.    16' Bourdon        --  1-12 from No. 29; rest from No. 15
     2.     8' Principal      61
     3.     8' Chimney Flute  61
     4.     8' Salicional     SW
     5.     4' Octave         61
     6.     4' Spindle Flute  61
     7. 2 2/3' Quint          49  tc
     8.     2' Principal      37  1-24 common with No. 5
     9.     2' Flute          24  from No. 3
    10.    II  Cornet         --  from Nos. 20 and 23, C13 to C49 
    11. II-IV  Mixture       109  1 1/3' from No. 7, 2' from No. 5-9
    12.    16' Bassoon        --  From nos. 34 and 27
    13.     8' Trumpet        61
    14.     8' Oboe           SW
               Chimes         tc  32 generators
               MIDI I
    
               SWELL
    15.     8' Bourdon        49  1-12 from No. 3
    16.     8' Salicional     61  1-7 from No. 3 and 4' Conical Flute, 7 pipes
    17.     8' Voix céleste   49  tc
    18.     4' Octave         --  from No. 5
    19.     4' Chimney Flute  --  from No. 3
    20. 2 2/3' Nazard         44  C13 to G56
    21.     2' Octave         --  from No. 8
    22.     2' Flute          12  extension of No. 6
    23. 1 3/5' Tierce         44  C13 to G56
    24. 1 1/3' Quint          --  from No. 7, last octave repeats
    25.    16' Bassoon        --  from Nos. 34 and 27
    26.     8' Trumpet        --  from No. 13
    27.     8' Oboe           61
               Tremulant          affecting entire organ
               Harp               61 generators
               Celesta            61 generators
               MIDI II
    
               PEDAL
    28.    32' Resultant      --  from No. 29
    29.    16' Sub Bass       12  13-32 from No. 3
    30.     8' Principal      --  1-12 from GT, ext. of No. 32
    31.     8' Chimney Flute  GT
    32.     4' Octave         32
    33.     4' Chimney Flute  GT
    34.    16' Bassoon        12  half-length ext. of No. 27
    35.     8' Trumpet        GT
    36.     4' Clarion        GT
    37.     4' Oboe           SW
               MIDI III
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield  January 3, 2011]
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