The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Sacred Heart R. C. Church
114 S. Elizabeth St.
Lombard, Illinois 60148

OHS Database ID 64696.

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Status and Condition

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We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 13, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 36 stops. 40 registers. 45 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Originally installed in 1953 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Indianapolis, as 3/36 Moller Op. 8539; rebuild and tonal changes 1979 by Goulding & Wood as 3/52; replaced in 2007 by a 4/90 Casavant and relocated to Lombard; console rebuilt by Peebles-Herzog. (Jeff Scofield. August 13, 2019)

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-22
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-01-21
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2011-01-21

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  • . Source: Stoplist from stopjamb photos by Stephen Schnurr
         Lombard, Illinois
         Sacred Heart R. C. Church
         Möller            1953   3/36
         Goulding & Wood   1979   3/52 
         GREAT                  CHOIR-POSITIV
     16' Bourdon             8' Rohr Flute
      8' Principal           8' Gemshorn
      8' Bourdon             4' Koppel Flute
      4' Octave          2 2/3' Nazard
      4' Rohr Flute          2' Block Flute
      2' Super Octave    1 3/5' Tierce
     II  Sesquialtera    1 1/3' Quint
    III  Mixture            II  Cymbal    GT
     II  Cymbal              8' Krummhorn
      8' Trumpet                Tremolo
         Tremolo                Sub
         Unison Off             Unison Off
         Blank                  Super
         SWELL                  PEDAL
      8' Gedeckt            32' Bourdon
      8' Viola              16' Contra Bass
      8' Viola Celeste      16' Subbass
      4' Principal          16' Bourdon   GT
      4' Flute              16' Gemshorn
      2' Nachthorn           8' Spitzprincipal
    III  Scharff             8' Gedeckt
     16' Fagott              4' Choral Bass
      8' Trumpet             4' Flute
      8' Oboe                2' Flute
         Tremolo           III  Mixture
         Sub                32' Contra Bombarde
         Unison Off         16' Posaune
         Super              16' Fagot     SW
                             8' Trompete
                             4' Rohrschalmei
    [Received from Jeff Scofield August 13, 2019
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist from stopjamb photos by Stephen Schnurr Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.