Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc. (1996)

Originally Wicks Pipe Organ Co. (Opus 4132, 1961)

Location:

First English Lutheran Church
10th & Charles Sts.
St. Joseph, MO 64501 US
Organ ID: 10802

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 21 ranks. 3 manuals. 53 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 53
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 26, 2013:

Updated through online information from David Lewis.

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

Database Manager on March 01, 2009:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- The Möller console came from Möller Op. 8365 at First United Methodist Church, which merged into Francis St. United Methodist Church in 1995.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1997.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Quimby added a rebuilt Möller console with SS combination, enlargement, revoicing (by John H. Hendriksen). Originally 2m, 12rk, enlarged to 15rk at some time. [Previously had a 1m, 12st, 1896 Hook & Hastings Op. 1711, built for Dr. J. L. Ellingwood, St. Joseph, MO in old building., then c. 1914 2m, 25st. Möller Op. 1663 in this building.]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Chancel and organ: Photograph by David Lewis. Taken on 2007-08-09

Console: Photograph by David Lewis. Taken on 2007-08-09

Church exterior: Photograph by David Lewis. Taken on 2007-08-09

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