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St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church
140 North Beaver Street
York, Pennsylvania 17403

OHS Database ID 44310.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 31, 2013.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 26 stops. 26 registers. 35 ranks. 1809 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. October 12, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. October 31, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Randy Miller. (Database Manager. December 31, 2013)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Rood Screen and chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Exposed pipes and altar. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Console and nave. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Builder name plate. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
        York, Pennsylvania
        St. John's Episcopal Church
    
        Casavant   Op. 2759   1963   3/35
    
        Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
        St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
        ________________________________________________
    
        GREAT (exposed             SWELL
        in chancel arch)        8' Rohrflöte          61
     8' Principal     61        8' Salicional         61
     8' Bordun        61        8' Salicional Celeste 54 GG
     4' Octave        61        4' Spitzflöte         61
     4' Rohrflöte     61        2' Principal          61
     2' Blockflöte    61       IV  Scharff           244
    IV  Mixture      244       16' Fagott     L/2     61
                                8' Trompette          61
        PEDAL                      Tremulant
    16' Subbass       32           Sub
    16' Quintade      32           Super
     8' Principal     32
     8' Gedacktpommer 32           POSITIV (exposed in
     4' Choralbass    32           small arch into nave)
     4' Rohrgedackt   32        8' Gedackt            61
    IV  Mixture      128        4' Koppelflöte        61
    16' Posaune       32        2' Gemshorn           61
                            1 1/3' Nasat              61
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield October 30, 2010]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.