The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Methodist Episcopal Church / Glen Allan United Methodist Church
1196 Lake Washington Road Eastside
Glen Allan, Mississippi 38744

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 44882.

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Status and Condition

Renovation, restoration, or revision is in progress.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 25, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 6 stops. 9 registers. 6 ranks. 325 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. 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. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through information in List of More than 5200 Moller Pipe Organs (Hagerstown, Maryland. M. P. Möller, 1928). (Database Manager. October 30, 2009)
  • Updated by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman, who has heard or played the organ. (Thurlow Weed. September 23, 2019)
  • Updated by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman, organist who has heard or played the organ. All original. Specifications provided by Billy Rive' and Beau Gelpi, Rive' during August 2019 restoration and releathering of this organ. (Thurlow Weed. September 25, 2019)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2012-01-31
Chancel and facade pipes. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2012-01-31
Facade pipes. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2012-01-31
Church exterior. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 1918-05-29
Church exterior. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2018-05-29
Swell Stopkeys. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2018-04-12
Great Stopkeys. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2019-09-02
Pedal Stopkeys. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2019-09-02
Builder name plate. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2019-09-02
Console. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2019-09-23
Console angle. Photograph by Dr. Nancy C. Coleman 2019-09-23

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of Dr. Nancy C. Coleman and the OHS Archives
       Glen Allan, Mississippi
       Glen Allan Methodist Church
    
       Möller   Op. 3932   1924   2/6
       ___________________________________________________________
    
       GREAT                     SWELL                  PEDAL
    
    8' Open Diapason    61    8' Gedeckt      GT    16' Bourdon 32
    8' Stopped Diapason 61    8' Dolce        GT        GT-PED 8-4
    8' Dulciana         61    8' Voix Celeste 49        SW=PED 8-4
    4' Flute Traverso   61    4' Flute        GT
       Sub                       Tremulant
       Super                     Sub
       SW-GT 16-8-4              Super
    
    The organ was restored in 1992 by Rive' Organ Company, Metairie, Louisiana
    with money bequeathed to the church by Amanda "Manny" Brown, former organist.
    Later, a complete set of Maas Cathedral Chimes were given to the church by
    Dr. William R. Hanson, and these are played on the Great manual. 
    
              [Received from Dr. Nancy C. Coleman August 30, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of Dr. Nancy C. Coleman and the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.