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First Baptist Church
212 12th St.
Columbus, Georgia 39101

OHS Database ID 64379.

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Status and Condition

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We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 26, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 34 stops. 70 registers. 47 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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.


  • This was a console-only job for 1971 3/47 Moller Op. 10686 that was renovated by the Range Organ Co. in 1992. (Jeff Scofield. April 26, 2019)

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Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Chancel and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-22
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-04-23

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 23, 2019
         Columbus, Georgia
         First Baptist Church
         Möller   Op. 10686   1971   3/47
         Range                1992   Renovation
         Reuter               1994   Console
         GREAT                    CHOIR
     16' Bourdon               8' Holzgedeckt
      8' Principal             8' Erzähler
      8' Bourdon               8' Erzähler Celeste
      4' Octave                8' Flauto Dolce
      4' Spitzflöte            8' Flauto Dolce Cel
      2' Super Octave          4' Principal
     IV  Mixture               4' Koppelflöte
      8' Trompette             2' Blockflöte
      4' Clarion           1 1/3' Quint
         Sub                  IV  Scharf
         Unison Off            8' Krummhorn
         Super                 8' English Horn
      8' Festival Trumpet         Tremulant
         Chimes                   Sub
         MIDI                     Unison Off
         Blank                    Super
                              16' Festival Trumpet
         SWELL                 8' Festival Trumpet
                               4' Festival Trumpet
     16' Rohrgedeckt              MIDI
      8' Rohrflöte
      8' Viola                    PEDAL
      8' Viola Celeste
      4' Principal            32' Subbass
      4' Flachflöte           32' Resultant
      2' Principal            16' Principal
     II  Sesquialtera         16' Subbass
     IV  Mixture              16' Bourdon       GT
     16' Basson               16' Rohrgedeckt   SW
      8' Trompette             8' Octave
      8' Basson                8' Flöte
      4' Basson                8' Bourdon       GT
         Tremulant             4' Choralbass
         Sub                   2' Hohlflöte
         Unison Off          III  Mixture
         Super                32' Contra Posaune
         MIDI                 16' Posaune
                              16' Basson        SW
         ANTIPHONAL            8' Trompette
                               8' Basson        SW
      8' Principal             4' Krummhorn     CH
      8' Gedeckt               8' Festival Trumpet
      8' Gemshorn                 MIDI
      4' Principal
      2' Waldflöte
    III  Mixture
         Unison Off
     16' Pedal Bordun
      8' Pedal Gedeckt
     16' Festival Trumpet
      8' Festival Trumpet
      4' Festival Trumpet
       [Received from Jeff Scofield April 26, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 23, 2019 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.