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Henry Pilcher's Sons (Opus 1528.5, 1930)

Location:

Christ Church, Episcopal
Chattanooga, TN US
Organ ID: 17549

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 2 manuals.
All:
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 30, 2016:

Updated through online information from John Igoe.
In Bynum Petty's book, this organ is identified with opus number 1528.5.

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

Database Manager on April 07, 2005:

Identified through information in Volume VIII p. 48 of the Pilcher factory ledger. For more information see the document referenced below.

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

Database Manager on April 07, 2005:

Original price: $690. Repairs and moving console of the church's 1913 Pilcher Op. 794.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Pilcher Organs: Open In New Tab Summary of Pilcher Sources by Soosie Schmitt
Document created on 2005-04-05
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel and facade pipes: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-18

Chancel and facade pipes: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-18

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-18

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