The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: Kenneth Long
Dallas, Texas

OHS Database ID 47218.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 2, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Traditional style console.

Tilting/rocking tablets on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Concave radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- This organ was originally built for the John E. McAllister mansion in Toronto, Canada. Removed in 1981 and placed in storage for two years. 1983, installed in Hide House (as in animal hide) in Acton, Ontario. Removed from there in 1985 by Keates-Geissler of Acton and in storage at their shop. Purchased in 1992 by the Carl Dodrill of Mercer Island, Washington and installed by him in the basement of their home: console - Living room; pipes - basement. Contains a Due-Art player. Dr. Dodrill made subsequent additions. Organ sold 2010 to Kenneth Long. Removed August 1-4, 2010 by Mr Long, a friend of his, and Carl and Halie Dodrill. Mr. Long drove the organ to Texas in a rental truck, departing Washington State on August 5, 2010. (Database Manager. October 2, 2010)

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