Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1910)

Originally J.G. Pfeffer & Son (1862)

Location:

St. Mary Roman Catholic Church
Moselle (Villa Ridge), MO US
Organ ID: 1546

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 8 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Stops: 8
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 54
  • Pedal Compass: 20
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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 September 15, 2014:

Updated by T. Daniel Hancock, using information found in Petering, 1979. -- According to Petering, 1979, this organ was relocated here in 1910 from an unknown source, but "the date 1862 was found lightly penciled in the low C# channel of the chest when it was being rebuilt a few years ago."

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 2000.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Original location not known. Placed here c. 1910. Franklin Co. Renovated 1970's by American Pipe Organ Co., Washington, MO (Raymond Churchtown). Compass 54/20.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from the console Novermber 5, 2014
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case and Keydesk: Photograph by Norbert Shacklette. Taken on 2014-11-04

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