The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church (1974)
2947 Thinnes St.
Cross Plains, Wisconsin 53528

OHS Database ID 64976.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 15, 2019.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 1 divisions. 5 registers. 5 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.

Notes

  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
    Identified by James R. Stettner, listing this web site as a source of information: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Inside_St._Francis_Xavier_Church_-_panoramio.jpg.
    The organ is located in the rear gallery and from a Wikimedia photo appears to be entirely encased and expressive. (Database Manager. November 15, 2019)
  • According to Jeffrey Dexter on a Nov. 15, 2019 Facebook post to 'Wisconsin Organ Scene', ..the organ in question has a Schantz console, a swell frame, a Trompette, and a Zephyr blower. This was provided to a Fred Fuller - who was a known service provider in the area. The organ is a 5-rank unit organ of unknown provenance. (James Stettner. November 15, 2019)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior with organ in rear gallery. Photograph by Corey J. Coyle 2013-03-24
Organ enclosure and console in rear gallery. Photograph by Corey J. Coyle 2013-03-24

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Stoplist

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