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McDonald United Methodist Church
4836 S. Lee Highway
McDonald, Tennessee

OHS Database ID 60490.

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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 18, 2017.
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Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 6 stops. 33 registers. 8 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Originally installed in the chapel of Brainerd Baptist Church, Chattanooga, in 1982; when the chapel space was re-purposed in 2004, the organ was given to McDonald UMC, McDonald TN, and moved by the Oliver Pipe Organ Co., Kerhonkson, NY. (Jeff Scofield. August 18, 2017)

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  • Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console
    McDonald, TN
    McDonald United Methodist Church
    Organ by Unknown Builder
    16    Erzhaler
    8     Principal
    8     Bourdon
    8     Erzhaler
    4     Principal
    4     Bourdon
    2 2/3 Erzhaler
    2     Principal
    1 1/3 Erzhaler
    III   Mixture
    8     Fagot
    8     Bourdon
    8     Erzhaler
    8     Erzhaler Celeste
    4     Principal
    4     Bourdon
    2 2/3 Bourdon
    2     Erzhaler
    III   Scharf
    8     Fagot
    16    Principal
    16    Bourdon
    8     Principal
    8     Bourdon
    8     Erzhaler
    5 1/3 Bourdon
    4     Principal
    4     Bourdon
    4     Erzhaler
    2     Principal
  • Click Here Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.