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St. Peter's R.C. Cathedral
315 Wyoming Avenue
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18503

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OHS Database ID 954.

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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 25, 2010.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 37 stops. 52 ranks. 2770 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. No enclosed divisions. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. November 2, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Matthew J. Geda. (Database Manager. November 25, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Cathedral interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Cathedral interior from floor. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Cathedral interior and organ case. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Organ case. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Cathedral exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Scranton, Pennsylvania
           St. Peter's R. C. Cathedral
    
           Casavant   Op. 3414   1979   3/52
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           ___________________________________________
    
           HAUPTWERK                   OBERWERK
       16' Bourdon     56           8' Gedackt      56
        8' Praestant   56           4' Praestant    56
        8' Schwebung   44 tc        4' Rohrflöte    56
        8' Hohlflöte   56       2 2/3' Nasat        56
        4' Oktave      56           2' Flöte        56
        4' Spitzflöte  56       1 3/5' Terz         56
    2 2/3' Quinte      56           1' Sifflöte     56
        2' Oktave      56          IV  Scharf      224
        V  Mixtur     280           8' Dulzian      56
       IV  Scharf     224           4' Trompete     56
        8' Trompete    56              Tremulant
    
           PEDAL                       BRUSTWERK
       16' Prinzipal   32 oak       8' Holzgedackt  56 oak
       16' Subbass     32 oak       4' Flöte        56
        8' Oktave      32           2' Prinzipal    56
        4' Oktave      32           2' Blockflöte   56
        2' Flöte       32       1 1/3' Quinte       56
        V  Mixtur     160          II  Terzian     112
       16' Posaune     32           8' Regal        56
        8' Trompete    32
        2' Kornett     32
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield  November 6, 2010]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.