The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Francis Street Methodist Church
12th and Francis streets
St. Joseph, Missouri 64502

OHS Database ID 6019.

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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 September 5, 2005.


Technical Details

Slider chests with direct-electric pallets (internal).

Two manuals. 40 stops.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Concave radiating pedalboard (not AGO standard dimensions). Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • The original builder was Hook & Hastings (1906, Opus 2112). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Rebuilt and electrification of 1911 Hook & Hastings Op. 2667, which was a rebuild of the 1906 Hook & Hastings. Rebuilt in 1986 by Michael Quimby using some ranks from the 1951 Möller at First Methodist, St. Joseph, MO. Church merged with First Methodist. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • On-line update from David W. Lewis Jr. -- Original Opus 2112 chests are slider controlled by tubular pneumatic action. Opus 2267, 1911, chests are pitman action. Both were converted to electro-pneumatic action by Hook & Hastings in 1935 (their last official contract). (Database Manager. September 5, 2005)

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