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Immaculate Conception of the BVM R.C. Church (St. Mary's)
309 South George Street
York, Pennsylvania 17401

Choir Loft

OHS Database ID 57914.

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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 12, 2019.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 21 ranks. 1295 pipes.

The organ is in a gallery at the rear of the room and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. 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.

Notes

  • This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by Evan Brickner, based on personal knowledge of the organ.
    (Database Manager. March 2, 2016)
  • Updated by Dominic Russo, who has heard or played the organ.

    (Thurlow Weed. July 12, 2019)

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Organ Facade. Photograph by Dominic Russo 2018-12-25

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  • Original document from Dominic Russo.. Source: Personal knowledge and specifications from (re)builder
    York, PA
    Immaculate Conception of the BVM R.C. Church (St. Mary's)
    
    Organ by S.D.G. Pipe Organs
    
    *Note: All stops are in order from left to right as they appear on the console*
    GREAT
       16' CONTRA GAMBA
        8' OPEN DIAPASON
        8' MELODIA
        8' GAMBA
        8' SALICIONAL
        8' DULCIANA
        4' OCTAVE
        4' FLUTE
    2 2/3' TWELFTH
        2' FIFTEENTH
      III  MIXTURE 
        8' TROMBA
           MIDI I
           CHIMES
           TREMULO
       16' GREAT TO GREAT
           GREAT UNISON OFF
        4' GREAT TO GREAT
       16' SWELL TO GREAT
        8' SWELL TO GREAT
        4' SWELL TO GREAT    
    
    SWELL 
       16' LIEBLICH GEDECKT
        8' OPEN DIAPASON
        8' STOPPED DIAPASON
        8' SALICIONAL
        8' VOX CELESTE
        4' GENERAL PRINCIPAL
        4' LIEBLICH FLUTE
    2 2/3' FLUTE NASARD
        2' PICCOLO
    1 3/5' TIERCE
        8' OBOE
        8' VOX HUMANA
           MIDI III
           TREMELO
       16' SWELL TO SWELL
           SWELL UNISON OFF
        4' SWELL TO SWELL
    
    PEDAL
       32' RESULTANT
       16' DOUBLE OPEN DIAPASON
       16' SUBBASS
       16' LIEBLICH GEDECKT
        8' OCTAVE
        8' BOURDON
        8' GAMBA
        4' LIEBLICH FLUTE
        V  GRAND CORNET
       16' TROMBONE
        8' TROMBA
           MIDI II
        8' GREAT TO PEDAL
        8' SWELL TO PEDAL
        4' GREAT TO PEDAL
        4' SWELL TO PEDAL
    
    Pistons: 
    4 Great - Thumb
    4 Swell - Thumb
    4 Pedal - Toe
    8 General - Thumb and Toe
    Sforzando
    8' Great to Pedal (reversible)
    8' Swell to Pedal (reversible)
    
    Also includes a Transposer and Auto Pedal
  • Click Here Original document from Dominic Russo.. Source: Personal knowledge and specifications from (re)builder Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.