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First Christian Church
309 Madison Street
Shelbyville, Tennessee 37160

OHS Database ID 64801.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 September 25, 2019.
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Technical Details

Two manuals. 8 ranks.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
    Identified by Derek Milnar, who maintains the organ.
    (Database Manager. August 24, 2019)
  • Updated by Derek Milnar, the builder. This entry includes stops added by Milnar in 1978. Stops include: 16' Open wood flute-32 pipes, 8' Trumpet- 61 pipes and a 2' Principal- 61 pipes (Thurlow Weed. September 25, 2019)

Online Documents

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Pipe organs in Tennessee sponsored by Milnar Organ Co.


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  • Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Copied from Milnar specifiactions
    Shelbyville, TN
    First Christian Church
    Organ by W. W. Kimball Co.
    16'   Double Diapason
    16'   Contra Viola
    8'    Viola
    8'    Gedeckt
    8'    Dulciana
    4'    Octave
    4'    Viola
    4'    Flute D' Amour
    4'    Dulcet
    2'    Flautina
    2'    Principal
    8'    Trumpet
          Swell Unison Off
    16'   Lieblich Gedeckt
    8'    Open Diapason
    8'    Viola
    8'    Gedeckt
    8'    Dulciana
    4'    Viola
    4'    Flute D' Amour
    4'    Dulcet
    2 2/3 Nazard
    2'    Flautina
    16'   Contra Faggotto
    8'    Oboe
    4'    Oboe Clarion
    16'   Bourdon
    16'   Bass Flute
    8'    Diapason
    8'    Flute
    8'    Dulciana
    8'    Oboe
  • Click Here Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Copied from Milnar specifiactions Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.