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St. John's Episcopal Church
10 S. Prospect St.
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740


OHS Database ID 49636.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 18, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 39 stops. 26 registers. 32 ranks. 1961 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuild with changes and a new console of Opus 4936 (1927). (Database Manager. May 16, 2012)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed in 1928 as 4/42 Möller Op. 4936; rebuilt with tonal changes and a new console in 1953 as 3/32 Op. R-446; after a fire, renovated and cleaned in 1955 as Möller Op. R-511; additions by Möller in 1975 as Op. M-7342 and 1978 as Op. M-9342, which was the addition of a Festival Trompete; Antiphonal added in 1984 as Op. M-3286; new console and additions 1993-1997 by Hagerstown Organ Co., who rebuilt the organ with more additions in 2003; now 3/60. (Database Manager. May 18, 2012)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Hagerstown, Maryland
           St. John's Episcopal Church
           Möller   Op. R-446   1953   3/32
           GREAT                       SWELL
       16' Dulciana     61 *        8' Flute            61 *
        8' Bourdon      61          8' Gambe            61 *
        8' Gemshorn     61 *        8' Gambe Celeste    61 *
        8' Dulciana     12 *        4' Principal        61
        4' Prestant     61          4' Flute Harmonique 61 *
    2 2/3' Quint        61      2 2/3' Nazard           61
        2' Octavin      12          2' Piccolo          12
    1 3/5' Tierce       61        III  Plein Jeu       183
      III  Cymbale     183         16' Cromorne         61
           Chimes       SW          8' Trompette        61
           Unison Off               4' Chalumeau        61
           PEDAL                       Sub
       16' Bourdon      32 *           Unison Off
       16' Dulciana     GT             Super
        8' Octave       32 *           Chimes           25
        8' Bourdon      12 *
        8' Dulciana     GT             POSITIV
    5 1/3' Quint         7          8' Quint Flute      61
        4' Super Octave 12 *        4' Nachthorn        61
        4' Bourdon      12          2' Principal        61
        4' Nachthorn    PO      1 1/3' Nasat            49
        2' Nachthorn    PO          1' Flute            61
       16' Bassoon      32        III  Cymbel          183
        8' Bassoon      12             Tremulant
        4' Bassoon      12             Sub
                                       Unison Off
        *  present pipes
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield May 17, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.