The OHS Pipe Organ Database

SS. Peter & Paul R.C. Church
510 Columbus Avenue
Sandusky, Ohio 44870

OHS Database ID 46594.

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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 March 22, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 21 stops. 38 registers. 27 ranks. 1591 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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 through online information from Eric J. Gastier. (Database Manager. March 22, 2010)

Online Documents

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Organ Case. Schantz Organ Company archives, courtesy of Eric J. Gastier (1981)

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  • Stoplist taken from shop specification

  • Sandusky, Ohio
    Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church
    Schantz Organ Company, no. 1611, 1981
    GREAT                              SWELL
    8     Principal                    16    Rohr Bourdon
    8     Bourdon                      8     Rohrflote (ext.)
    4     Octave                       8     Viole
    4     Gemshorn                     8     Viole Celeste [TC]
    2     Fifteenth (from Fourn.)      4     Principal
    IV    Fourniture                   4     Waldflote
          Harp Bells                   2     Flote (ext.)
                                       III   Mixture
                                       8     Trompette
                                       4     Clairon (ext.)
    POSITIV                            PEDAL
    8     Holzflote                    32    Resultant
    4     Koppelflote                  16    Principal
    2-2/3 Nasat                        16    Subbass
    2     Principal                    16    Rohr Bourdon (Sw.)
    1-3/5 Terz                         8     Octave (ext.)
    1-1/3 Larigot (ext. 2-2/3)         8     Flute (ext.)
    8     Krummhorn                    8     Rohrflote (ext.)
          Tremolo                      4     Choral Bass (ext.)
          English Bells                4     Rohrflote (ext.)
                                       II    Mixture
                                       16    Contre Trompette (Sw. ext.)
                                       8     Trompette (Sw.)
    7 rank Antiphonal prep. for        4     Clairon (Sw.)
     [Received from Eric J. Gastier 2014-07-08.]
  • Stoplist taken from shop specification Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.