The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Baptist Church
304 Wartrace Pike
Shelbyville, Tennessee 37160


OHS Database ID 54214.

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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 January 17, 2015.
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Technical Details

Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 17 stops. 24 registers. 17 ranks. 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, center.

Stop keys above top manual. 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.


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Chancel and Pipe Facade. Photograph by First Baptist Shelbyville, courtesy of George W. Jenista 2017-11-00

Pipe organs in Tennessee sponsored by Milnar Organ Co.

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  • Stoplist courtesy of
           Shelbyville, Tennessee
           First Baptist Church
           Wicks   Op. 5116   1971   2/17
           GREAT                  SWELL                PEDAL
        8' Principal           8' Rohrflöte        16' Contra Bass
        8' Stillgedeckt        8' Salicional       16' Quintaton
        8' Erzähler            8' Voix Celeste      8' Principal
        4' Prestant            4' Waldflöte         8' Pommer
        4' Spillpfeife         4' Erzähler          4' Choralbass
        2' Flachflöte      2 2/3' Flachflöte        4' Flute
    1 1/3' Quint               2' Blockflöte       16' Posaune
        8' Trompette           8' Trompette
           Sub                 4' Hautbois
           Unison Off             Tremolo
           Super                  Sub
           Chimes                 Unison Off
                [Received from Jeff Scofield January 17, 2015]
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