The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. James Lutheran Church
1315 SW Park Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97201

OHS Database ID 9891.

See the address on Google Maps.


Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 22, 2007.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 29 stops. 23 registers. 29 ranks. 1709 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. 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.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1989 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- This is an essentially new organ incorporating most of the existing Estey. The Great, Swell, and Pedal are located in a case in the left side of the rear gallery right at the edge of the gallery rail. The 7-rank Antiphonal division is located in the original chamber at the right side of the chancel platform. The chamber has stencilled facade pipes. (Database Manager. March 22, 2007)

Online Documents

Currently we have no online documents associated with this organ entry. If you can provide us with digital files of contracts, correspondence, dedication programs, or any similar items, please follow this link to our document upload form to send them to us.

If you would like more information about documents included in the Database, please see our Documents Information page.

Other Websites

The database contains no links to external websites that describe this organ. If you know of any sites that contain information about it, please use the Update form to send us the URL.

Photographs

Click on a thumbnail to see the larger image in a new tab.


Antiphonal division from rear gallery. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2007-06-06
Console. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2007-06-06
Main case in rear gallery. Archival source not identified by contributor: James R. Stettner 2007-06-06
Side facade in rear gallery. Archival source not identified by contributor: James R. Stettner 2007-06-06

If you can provide us with additional photographs, you may upload them through our online form. For further information please see our expectations for adding photographs.

 

Stoplist

When they are available, stoplists for organs are included in the Database. To make corrections in stoplists that you see here, please send details via e-mail to stoplists@pipeorgandatabase.org rather than submitting a new stoplist through our online form.

  • Original document from John Williams.. Source: Stoplist taken from http://home.teleport.com/~wkrueger/organ/stjames.html, found on Internet Archive
    Portland, OR
    St. James Lutheran Church
    
    Organ by Bond Pipe Organs Inc.
    
    Great
        16' Bourdon
         8' Principal
         8' Spitzflote 
         4' Octave
         4' Klein Gedackt 
         2' Super Octave 
        IVr Mixture
         8' Trumpet 
    
            Chimes
            Zimbelstern 
    
    Antiphonal (Choir)
         8' Spitzprincipal
         8' Gedackt 
         8' Dulciana
         8' Unda Maris
         4' Octave
         4' Harmonic Flute
         2' Octave 
         8' Krummhorn 
            Tremolo 
    
    Swell
         8'  Rohrflote
         8'  Salicional 
         8'  Voix Celeste 
         4'  Principal
         4'  Koppelflote 
     2 2/3'  Nazard 
         2'  Waldflote
     1 3/5'  Tierce
       IIIr  Scharf 
         8'  Oboe 
             Tremolo 
    
    Pedal
        16'  Sub Bass 
        16'  Bourdon (Gt)
         8'  Principal 
         8'  Bourdon (Gt)
         4'  Choral Bass
        16'  Faggott (Gt)
         4'  Schalmei (Gt) 
  • Click Here Original document from John Williams.. Source: Stoplist taken from http://home.teleport.com/~wkrueger/organ/stjames.html, found on Internet Archive Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.