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First United Methodist Church
202 East Third Avenue
Rome, Georgia 30161


OHS Database ID 44244.

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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 May 23, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 23 stops. 24 registers. 33 ranks. 1745 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.

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.


  • Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. October 11, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 2, 2010)
  • Updated by John Lanier

    This Casavant organ (Opus 3212) replaced an earlier Pilcher organ dedicated sometime between 1915 to 1920. No opus number or exact date is available, however. (Thurlow Weed. May 23, 2019)

Online Documents

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Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Sanctuary interior angle. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Chancel, exposed pipes and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
        Rome, Georgia
        First United Methodist Church
        Casavant   Op. 3212   1974   2/33
        Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
        St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
        GREAT                  SWELL                   PEDAL
    16' Quintaden   61      8' Gemshorn      61    16' Subbass       32
     8' Prinzipal   61      8' Vox coelestis 54    16' Quintaden     GT
     8' Bordun      61      8' Rohrflöte     61     8' Prinzipal     32
     4' Oktave      61      4' Prinzipal     61     8' Gedacktpommer 32
     4' Koppelflöte 61      4' Spitzflöte    61     4' Choralbass    32
     2' Oktave      61      2' Waldflöte     61    IV  Mixtur       128
    IV  Mixtur     244     II  Sesquialtera 122    16' Posaune  L/2  32
     8' Trompete    61     IV  Scharf       244        Chimes
        Chimes      25      8' Oboe          61
       (Mayland Amphion)       Tremulant
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield June 03, 2010.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.