The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
301 Old Brandon Road
Hillsboro, Texas 76645

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 61224.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 18, 2018.
If you can assist us with information concerning the current state or condition of this organ, or if you can provide additional information or corrections to our entry on this page, please use the form accessible through the "Update" button.


Technical Details

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 20 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery at the rear of the room and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console.

Tilting/rocking tablets on angled jambs. 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.

Notes

  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
    Identified by T. Bradford Willis, DDS, citing information from this publication: Dedication and recital program for the Robert M. Turner organ, August 27, 1989. (Database Manager. February 22, 2018)
  • The organ is located at the rear of the sanctuary, but the console is located in the chancel. (Chad Boorsma. October 18, 2018)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis, DDS 2018-08-11
Pipe Facade. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2018-10-15
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2018-10-15
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2018-10-15
Pedalboard, Expression Pedals, Toe Studs, and Manual. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2018-10-15

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Stoplist

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