The OHS Pipe Organ Database

United Methodist Temple
201 Templeview Dr.
Beckley, West Virginia 25801


OHS Database ID 48037.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 June 6, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 30 stops. 44 registers. 44 ranks. 2424 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (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.


  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 6, 2011)

Online Documents

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-09-10
Sanctuary interior. Photograph courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co. 1982-11-11

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  • Stoplist from a Schantz sales promotional flyer
         Beckley, West Virginia
         United Methodist Temple
         Schantz   Op. 1724   1983   3/44
         GREAT                             POSITIV
     16' Quintaton            61        8' Metallgedackt        61
      8' Principal            61        4' Nachthorn            61
      8' Holzgedackt          61    2 2/3' Nasard               61
      4' Octave               61        2' Principal            61
      4' Koppelflöte          61    1 3/5' Tierce               61
      2' Weit Principal       61    1 1/3' Larigot              61
     IV  Fourniture          244      III  Zimbel              183
    III  Acuta               183        8' Krummhorn            61
      8' Trompete             61           Tremulant
         Sub                            8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
         Unison Off                        Blank
         Super                             Blank
         Chimes               25           Blank
      8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61           Blank
         SWELL                             PEDAL
      8' Rohrflöte            61       32' Resultant            --
      8' Gemshorn             61       16' Principal            32
      8' Gemshorn Celeste     54       16' Subbass              32
      4' Spitzprincipal       61       16' Quintaton            GT
      4' Hohlflöte            61        8' Octave               12
      2' Blockflöte           61        8' Bourdon              12
     IV  Scharf              244        8' Quintaton            GT
     16' Basson               61        4' Choralbass           12
      8' Oboe                 12        4' Bourdon              12
      4' Rohrschalmei         61       IV  Mixture             128
         Tremulant                     16' Posaune              32
         Sub                           16' Basson               SW
         Unison Off                     8' Oboe                 SW
         Super                          4' Oboe                 SW
      8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT           Blank
        [Received online from Jeff Scofield  June 11, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist from a Schantz sales promotional flyer Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.