The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Lake Linden United Methodist Church
53237 N. Avenue
Lake Linden, Michigan 49945

OHS Database ID 4729.

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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 May 15, 2014.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 20 ranks. 1028 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Status Note: There 1976. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Tubular pedal. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Connie Boruta. -- It is still functioning with all 1028 pipes. Pneumatic assists were added on pedals in 1950s, electric blower in the very early 1900s. Same church, same location since 1893 dedication on July 16th 1893. We will be celebrating its sweet 116th birthday all year. (Database Manager. March 25, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. May 15, 2014)

Online Documents

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Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Organ Case. Photograph (ca. 2005) by Janet Anuta Dalquist
Keydesk. Photograph (ca. 2005) by Janet Anuta Dalquist
Pedalboard and Foot Levers. Photograph (ca. 2005) by Janet Anuta Dalquist

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  • Stoplist taken from console c2005
    Lake Linden, Michigan, USA
    United Methodist
    Lancashire-Marshall, Moline IL, 1893
    GREAT                      SWELL (Enclosed)            PEDAL
    8     Open Diapason        16     Lieblich Gedact      (27 notes) (Pneumatic)
    8     Dulciana             16     Bourdon Bass         16     Bourdon 
    8     Melodia              8      Open Diapason        8      Flute 
    4     Octave               8      Aeoline              5 pedal presets: loud to soft
    4     Flute Harmonique     8      Salicional
    2 2/3 Twelfth              4      Flauto Traverso      Swell to Great
    2     Fifteenth            4      Fugara               Swell to Pedal 
    16    Trompette            2      Flautino             Great to Pedal
          Tremolo              8      Oboe                 
          Pedal Check                                      Original cost:  $2.100 
          Bellows Signal                                   Name plate "Hugh Stahl" work not documented
     [Received from Janet Anuta Dalquist 2014-05-11.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from console c2005 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.