Pipe Organ Database

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Columbia Organ Works (1993)

Originally George Stevens (1869ca.)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
208 West German Street
Shepherdstown, WV 25443 US
Organ ID: 1054

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on June 08, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 13 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 13 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by George Stevens
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 13
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Paul R. Marchesano on June 08, 2021.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was George Stevens (c. 1869).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1995

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Relocated via OCH from Union Church, Chepachet, RI in 1972 by Joseph Chapline (purchased for $850). Restored by.Columbia Organ Works, Inc. 1993. Stenciling on case pipes had been removed 1970's, restored 1993. Carpeting put on floor by 1995.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ case with newly restored and stenciled facade: Photograph from an archival source: From church history, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 1993

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