The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church
471 Mount Vernon Hwy. NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30328

OHS Database ID 9460.

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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 October 16, 2013.
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Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 44 registers. 40 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Status Note: There 2003. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Probable rebuilt or enlarged since 1969. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. December 30, 2006)
  • Received new four-manual console by Parkey Organ Builders in 2012. (Jeff Scofield. October 16, 2013)

Online Documents

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Church exterior. Photo by Jeff Scofield 2008-10-22
Sanctuary interior, exposed pipework and en-chamade. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2008-10-22
Exposed pipes and en-chamade. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2008-10-22
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2008-10-22

Pipe organs in Georgia sponsored by Parkey Organbuilders.

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  • Stoplist from the church website
           Sandy Springs, Georgia
           Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church
           Austin   Op. 2490   1969   3/40
           GREAT                          SWELL
       16' Gemshorn      61            8' Rohrflote     61
        8' Principal     61            8' Viola         61
        8' Bourdon       61            8' Voix Celeste  54
        8' Gemshorn      61            8' Aeoline       61
        4' Octave        61            4' Principal     61
        4' Nachthorn     61            4' Waldflote     61
        2' Super Octave  61            2' Octavin       61
       IV  Fourniture   244          III  Plein Jeu    183
                                       8' Trompette     61
           POSITIV (2002)              8' Hautbois      61
        8' Nason Flute   61            4' Hautbois      12
        4' Prestant      61               Tremulant
        2' Oktav         61               Sub
    1 1/3' Quint         61               Unison Off
        8' Trumpet       61 a             Super
           PEDAL                          CHOIR
       32' Bourdon       dg            8' Gedeckt       61
       16' Principal     32            8' Flauto Dolce  61
       16' Bourdon       dg            8' Flute Celeste 49
       16' Gedeckt       12 SW         4' Koppelflote   61
        8' Octave        32        2 2/3' Nasard        61
        8' Gemshorn      GT            2' Blockflote    61
        8' Rohrflote     SW        1 3/5' Tierce        61
        4' Super Octave  12            8' Clarinet      61
       II  Rauschquint   64               Tremulant
       16' Trompette     12 SW            Sub
        8' Trompette     SW               Unison Off
        4' Clarinet      CH               Super
           Chimes (25 notes) added in 1981
           Zimbelstern added in 1992
        a  En-Chamade, added in 1994
       [Received online from Jeff Scofield October 26, 2012] 
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