The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Notre-Dame-de-Bon Secours
15 Chemin des Pionniers E.
L'Islet, Québec G0R 2B0 Canada

OHS Database ID 56168.

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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 August 11, 2015.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 16 stops. 17 registers. 16 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Stephen Stoot. (Database Manager. August 11, 2015)

Online Documents

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           L'Islet, Québec
           Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Bonsecours
           Casavant   Op. 1585   1938   2/16
           GRAND ORGUE         RECIT                      PEDAL
        8' Montre    68     8' Principal-violon 68    16' Basse Principal 32
        8' Mélodie   68     8' Bourdon          68    16' Bourdon         32
        8' Dulciane  68     8' Viole de Gambe   68     8' Bourdon         12
        4' Prestant  68     8' Voix Céleste     61
    2 2/3' Nazard    68     4' Flûte douce      68
        2' Doublette 61     8' Hautbois         68
        8' Trompette 68     8' Voix Humaine     68
           Sub                 Trémolo
           Super               Sub
                     [Received from Jeff Scofield January 6, 2020]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.