The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ
Fayette below Fremont
Baltimore, Maryland

OHS Database ID 7157.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been removed from this location and is currently in storage.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 9, 2018.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 16 stops. 16 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room.


  • Status Note: There 1991. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Building formerly Fayette Methodist Episcopal, then Fayette-Bennett ME. Historic Organs Recital 12 Jul 1991. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from David M Storey. -- The organ is somewhat playable, not used, set into an alcove, case across front only, future of organ is uncertain as of Feb 25, 2013. Congregation sold building and is moving to different location. (Database Manager. February 27, 2013)
  • Updated by David M. Storey, who has heard or played the organ.
    David M. Storey removed the organ to storage in February, 2018. The building was torn down three days afterwards. (Steven E. Lawson. May 9, 2018)

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Facade. Photograph by David M. Storey (2016) 2016-05-01
Left stop jamb. Photograph by David M. Storey (2016)
Right stop jamb. Photograph by David M. Storey (2016)
Builder nameplate. Photograph by David M. Storey (2016)
Pedalboard. Photograph by David M. Storey (2016)

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  • Stoplist taken from the console 10/27/2012
    Baltimore, Maryland
    Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ
    Johnson and Son
    Opus 749   1891
    Great  58 notes
    8  Open Diapason
    8  Dulciana
    8  Melodia
    4  Octave
    4  Flute D'Amour
    2 2/3 Twelfth
    2  Fifteenth
    8  Clarinet TC
    Swell   58 notes
    8  Violin Diapason
    8  Stopped Diapason
    8  Dolce
    4  Fugara
    2  Flautino
    8  Oboe and Basoon
    Pedale  27 notes
    16 Bourdon
    16 Subbass
       Pedal Check
    Great to Pedale
    Swell to Pedale
    Swell to Great
    Swell Expression - balanced - right side of pedal clavier
    Combination:  Piano and Forte Great (removed)
     [Received from Carl Schwartz 2012-11-04.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from the console 10/27/2012 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.