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Calvary United Methodist Church
971 Beech Avenue at Allegheny Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233

OHS Database ID 9115.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 292.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 June 2, 2005.
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Technical Details

Notes

  • Status Note: There 2000. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • On-line update from Kirk A. Wilson: Roosevelt chests w/electric action, original condition; the original console was replaced by Tellers as were 2 ranks in the Great--- Twelfth/Fifteenth were replaced by a Dulciana and a Gemshorn, the basses of these stops are placed on an offset chest back in the Pedal division, blocks access for tuning to this division. Otherwise the organ is extant and playable. (James Cook. June 2, 2005)
  • Jim Stark reports the church has purchased a used Möller console to replace the Tellers replacement. Organ will be rewired. (James Cook. August 8, 2005)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior with twin facades. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2009-09-16

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Stoplist

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