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Advent Lutheran Church
1775 E. Market Street
York, Pennsylvania 17402

OHS Database ID 49808.

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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 17, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 23 stops. 32 registers. 31 ranks. 1869 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. 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. Adjustable combination pistons. 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. -- The contract was for repairs and tonal changes. (Database Manager. June 17, 2012)

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Chancel and en-chamade. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Trompette-en-Chamade pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
32' reversible toe studs. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18
Indicator Lights. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-18

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
            York, Pennsylvania
            Advent Lutheran Church
            Möller   Op. M-3187   1954/1984   3/31
            GREAT                         CHOIR
         8' Principal     61 *         8' Gedackt          61
         8' Spitzflöte    61 a         8' Dolce            61
         4' Octave        61 *         4' Spitzflöte       61 *
         2' Super Octave  61 *         2' Principal        61 *
    III-IV  Mixture      226 *     1 1/3' Quintflöte       61 c
         8' Trompete  L/2 61 *    III-IV  Zimbel          226 *
            Tremulant                  8' Krummhorn        61 d
            Super                         Tremulant
            Chimes        21              Sub
                                          Unison Off
            SWELL                         Super
         8' Rohrflöte     61
         8' Viole         61              PEDAL
         8' Viole Celeste 61          32' Untersatz        -- e
         4' Principal     61          16' Principal        12 f
         2' Blockflöte    61 *        16' Subbass          32
       III  Scharf       183 b        16' Rohrgedackt      12 SW
        16' Bombarde      61 *         8' Octave           32 *
         8' Trompette     61           4' Choralbass       12 *
         4' Clarion       24         III  Mixture          24 g
            Tremulant                 32' Trompette Cornet -- e
            Sub                       16' Bombarde         SW
            Unison Off
         *  new pipes
         a  present Gemshorn
         b  present III Plein Jeu
         c  inventory pipes
         d  present Clarinet
         e  toe stud
         f  extention of 8' Octave
         g  from 8' Octave
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield June 19, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.