The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
890 Liberty St
Meadville, Pennsylvania 16335

OHS Database ID 47181.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 26, 2014.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 47 ranks.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Non-traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. 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.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Kevin Dill. -- New console installed 1998 (Database Manager. August 22, 2010)
  • Updated by Kevin Dill, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. March 26, 2014)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Kevin Dill 2017-04-19
Great and Pedal Pipework. Photograph by Kevin Dill 2017-04-19
Swell Pipework. Photograph by Kevin Dill 2017-04-19

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist taken from console, March 26, 2014
    Meadville, Pennsylvania
    First Presbyterian Church
    
    Schlicker, 1972
    (New console by Schlicker, 1998)
    
    GREAT                     SWELL (encl.)              CHOIR (encl.)           PEDAL
    
    16    Gemshorn            8      Rohrfloete          8     Holzgedeckt       32   Bourdon (prep.)
    8     Principal           8      Salicional          8     Dolce             16   Principal
    8     Spillfloete         8      Voix Celeste (TC)   4     Rohrfloete        16   Subbass
    8     Bourdon (1998)      4      Principal           2     Principal         8    Octave
    4     Octave              4      Koppelfloete        1-1/3 Quintfloete       8    Metalgedeckt
    4     Hohlfloete          2-2/3  Nasat               III   Zimbel            4    Choralbass
    2     Weitoctave          2      Waldfloete          8     Krummhorn         2    Nachthorn
    IV-V  Mixture             1-3/5  Terz                16    Trompete (Gt)     III  Mixture
    8     Trompete            III-IV Mixture             8     Trompete (Gt)     16   Posaune
    4     Trompete (ext.)     16     Dulzian             4     Trompete (Gt)     8    Trompete (Gt)
          Chimes              8      Schalmei                  Tremolo           4    Schalmei
                              4      Clarion                                          Tremolo
                                     Tremolo                                          Zimbelstern
    
     [Received from Kevin Dill 2014-03-28.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from console, March 26, 2014 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.