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Westminster Presbyterian Church
115 North 25th Avenue
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401

OHS Database ID 46786.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 1, 2015.


Technical Details

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 51 ranks.

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. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Randall Harris. -- Originally installed as a Kilgen organ at First Baptist Church, Hattiesburg in 1952-53. Rebuilt and expanded by Reuter in 1987. Relocated to Westminster with a console upgrade in 2009 by Finch Organs. (Database Manager. May 24, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Dennis A. Steckley. -- This instrument suffered damage in a tornado of February 2013 which caused extensive damage to the building. (Database Manager. February 15, 2013)
  • Updated through online information from Randall Harris. (Database Manager. September 1, 2015)

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Sanctuary interior, console and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-31
Sanctuary interior and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-31
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-31
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-31
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-31

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 31, 2017
           Hattiesburg, Mississippi
           Westminster Presbyterian Church
    
           Kilgen   1952   3/31
           Reuter   1987   4/51   Op. 2084
           Finch    2009   4/51
           _____________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                                SWELL
    
        8' Principal             61          8' Rohrflögte            61
        8' Bourdon               61          8' Viola                 61
        4' Octave                61          8' Viola Celeste         49
        2' Flachflöte            61          4' Principal             61
       IV  Fourniture           244          4' Hohlflöte             61
       16' Clarinet              CH tc   2 2/3' Nasard                61
           Sub                               2' Blockflöte            61
           Unison Off                    1 3/5' Tierce                61
           Super                            IV  Cymbel               244
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade  pf         16' Fagotto               61
        8' Festival Trumpet      61          8' Trompette             61
           Chimes                            8' Fagotto               12
                                             8' Oboe                  61
           ANCILLARY                         8' Vox Humana            pf
                                             4' Trompette             12
       16' Rohrflöte             61             Tremolo
       16' Gemshorn              61             Sub
        8' Rohrflöte             12             Unison Off
        8' Gemshorn              12             Super
        8' Viole de Gambe        61             Nave Shutters Closed
        8' Viole Celeste         49
        8' Dulciana              61             PEDAL
        8' Unda Maris            49
        4' Concert Flute         61         32' Resultant             --
    2 2/3' Nasard                61         16' Principal             32
        2' Flautino              61         16' Bourdon               32
        8' Clarinet              61         16' Rohrflöte             AN
           Tremolo                          16' Gemshorn              AN
        8' Festival Trumpet      61          8' Principal             12
           Sub                               8' Bourdon               12
           Unison Off                        8' Gemshorn              AN
           Super                             4' Choral Bass           32
           Nave Shutters Closed              4' Bourdon               12
                                             4' Gemshorn              AN
           POSITIV                           2' Flute                 32
                                            IV  Mixture              128
        8' Gedeckt               61         16' Posaune               32
        4' Spitzflöte            61         16' Fagotto               SW
        2' Principal             61          8' Posaune               12
    1 1/3' Quinte                61          8' Fagotto               SW
       IV  Scharf               244'         4' Posaune               12
           Sub                               4' Clarinet              AN
           Unison Off                        8' Trompette-en-Chamade  GT
           Super                                Chimes                GT
       16' Trompette-en-Chamade  tc
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade  GT
        4' Trompette-en-Chamade  GT 
    
                  [Received from Jeff Scofield November 19, 2017]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 31, 2017 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.