The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Joseph's R.C. Church
701 Calumet Street
Lake Linden, Michigan 49945

OHS Database ID 7643.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 14, 2007.

Technical Details

Electric key action.

Two manuals. 14 stops. 20 registers. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Crescendo Pedal.


  • Status Note: There 1976. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Merged with Holy Rosary R. C. which was closed in 1967. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Online update from John Ignatowski -- Original console replaced. Stoplist expanded by Lauck Organ Co. Original ranks intact. Well-maintained and in regular use. (Database Manager. June 25, 2005)
  • Updated through information received from Stan Scheer, Casavant Frères. The figure recorded under "Registers" in the list above refers to the total number of speaking stops, including including duplexed and extended stops but excluding couplers, tremulants and controls. "Stops" refers to the number of independent or straight stops excluding duplexed and extended stops as well as couplers and controls. There are 6 couplers on this organ.Rebuilt by undocumented firm. (Database Manager. March 7, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Douglas W. Craw. -- Rebuilt and enlarged in 2000 by the Lauck Organ Co. with the addition of 11 ranks of pipes. These ranks included upperwork in the Great & Swell and Pedal reeds 16' & 4'. The instrument now has 25 ranks. (Database Manager. August 14, 2007)

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