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St. Paul's Lutheran Church
25 W. Springettsbury Ave.
York, Pennsylvania 17403

OHS Database ID 47298.

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Status and Condition

Renovation, restoration, or revision is in progress.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 29, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 50 stops. 59 registers. 60 ranks. 3879 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes.

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

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Replaced 1926 4/57 Casavant Op. 1149 that burned in 1939. (Database Manager. November 9, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Evan Brickner. (Database Manager. December 12, 2012)
  • Updated by Scott Crowell, who has heard or played the organ.
    A new movable console will be built by Létourneau later this year. (Steven E. Lawson. June 29, 2017)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Evan Brickner 2012-12-12
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           York, Pennsylvania
           St. Paul's Lutheran Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 1690   1942   3/60
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           _____________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                            CHOIR
       16' Diapason          73         16' Contra Viole      73
        8' Diapason          73          8' Open Diapason     73
        8' Diapason          73          8' Gross Flute       73 hp
        8' Hohlflöte         73          8' Concert Flute     73
        8' Gemshorn          73          8' Viola             73
        4' Octave            73          8' Viole d'Orchestre 73 hp
        4' Principal         73          8' Viole Celeste     73 hp
        4' Flute d'Amour     73          8' Dulciana          73
    2 2/3' Twelfth           61          8' Unda Maris        73
        2' Fifteenth         61          4' Gemshorn          73
       IV  Mixture          244          4' Lieblich Flute    73
           Great                     2 2/3' Nazard            61
        8' Tuba Minor        CH          2' Piccolo           61
        8' French Horn       CH      1 3/5' Tierce            61
           Chimes            CH          8' Clarinet          73
           Celesta           CH             Tremulant
           Celesta Sub       CH          8' Tuba Minor        73 hp
                                         8' French Horn       73 hp
           SWELL                            Sub
       16' Lieblich Bourdon  73             Super
        8' Open Diapason     73             Chimes (existing) 25
        8' Gedeckt           73             Celesta           61
        8' Salicional        73             Celesta Sub
        8' Voix Celeste      73
        8' Flauto Dolce      73             PEDAL
        8' Flute Celeste     73         16' Open Diapason     32 w
        4' Octave            73         16' Open Diapason     GT m
        4' Flauto Traverso   73         16' Bourdon           32
        2' Flautino          61         16' Violone           32
        V  Mixture          305         16' Viole             CH
       16' Double Trumpet    73         16' Echo Bourdon      SW
        8' Cornopean (large) 73          8' Octave            12
        8' Oboe              73          8' Principal         32 m bearded
        8' Vox Humana (soft) 73          8' Flute             12
        4' Clarion           73          8' Gedeckt           SW
           Tremulant                 5 1/3' Twelfth           32
           Sub                           4' Flute             12
           Super                        IV  Mixture          128
           Chimes            CH         16' Tuba              12 CH
           Celesta           CH         16' Trumpet           SW
           Celesta Sub       CH             Chimes            CH
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield  November 9, 2010]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.