The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Jude R.C. Church
2155 Randallia Dr.
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805

OHS Database ID 52977.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 7, 2019.

Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 53 stops. 45 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. Non-traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. 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 toe studs.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by James R. Stettner, using information found in The American Organist, Vol. 52, No. 5, May 1969, pg. 12 "Stoplists". -- (Database Manager. July 29, 2014)
  • Updated by Grant Nill, who has heard or played the organ.

    (Thurlow Weed. May 7, 2019)

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  • Original document from Grant Nill.. Source: Stoplist taken from Console
    Fort Wayne, IN
    St. Jude R.C. Church
    Organ by Steiner Organs, Inc.
    16' Quintaton
    8' Principal (Basses in left facade)
    8' Rohr Floete
    4' Octave
    4' Spitz Floete
    2' Super Octave
    2-2/3' Nasat
    IV Mixture
    8' Trumpet (From PED)
    16' Positiv to Great
    8' Swell to Great
    8' Positiv to Great
    8' Gedeckt
    8' Viole
    8' Viole Celeste
    4' Principal
    4' Traverse Flote
    2' Octave
    II Sequialtera
    IV Scharff
    16' Dulzian
    8' Trumpet
    8' Dulzian
    4' Schalmey
    16' Swell to Swell
    8' Positiv to Swell
    4' Swell to Swell
    8' Gemshorn
    8' Holz Gedackt
    4' Koppel Floete
    2' Principal
    1-1/3' Quintlein
    III Zimbel
    8' Krummhorn
    8' Swell to Positiv
    16' Subbass
    16' Gedeckt
    16' Quintaton (from GT)
    8' Offenbass (In right facade)
    8' Gedeckt Bass
    4' Metal Floete
    2' Gemshorn
    IV Mixture
    16' Posaune
    16' Dulzian (From SW)
    8' Trumpet
    4' Schalmey (from SW)
    8' Great to Pedal
    8' Swell to Pedal
    8' Positiv to Pedal
    4' Positiv to Pedal
  • Click Here Original document from Grant Nill.. Source: Stoplist taken from Console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.