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Fort Valley United Methodist Church
301 West Church Street
Fort Valley, Georgia 31030

OHS Database ID 51878.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 10, 2019.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 13 stops. 17 registers. 15 ranks. 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, 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 toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by Charles R. Adams III, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. August 10, 2013)
  • Renovation by Parkey Organbuilders 2015. (Jeff Scofield. July 10, 2019)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facade. Photograph by Jonathan D. Meeks 2016-10-06
Console. Photograph by Jonathan D. Meeks 2016-10-06
Builders' Nameplates. Photograph by Jonathan D. Meeks 2016-10-06

Pipe organs in Georgia sponsored by Parkey Organbuilders.

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives
            Fort Valley, Georgia
            Fort Valley United Methodist Church
    
            Steere   1918
            Möller   1976   Op. R-957   2/15
            _______________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT                     SWELL                    PEDAL
    
         8' Principal  61 *        8' Gedeckt      61      16' Bourdon   32
         8' Rohrflöte  61 *        8' Salicional   61      16' Gedeckt   12 SW
         4' Octave     61 *        8' Voix Celeste 49       8' Principal GT
    II-III  Mixture   159 *        8' Dulciana     61       8' Flute     12 *
            Unison Off             4' Gemshorn     61       4' Octave    GT
            Super                  2' Piccolo      61 a        Blank
            Chimes     21 *    1 1/3' Quint        61 *
                                   8' Trompette    61 *     *  new
                                      Tremolo               a  38-61 new
                                      Sub
                                      Unison Off
                                      Super
    
                      [Received from Jeff Scofield July 10, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.