Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1905)

Originally Pomplitz Church Organ Co. (Opus 140, 1869)

Location:

St. Vincent de Paul R.C. Church
S. Capitol & M Sts., SE
Washington, DC US
Organ ID: 1891

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on September 23, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 2 manuals. 14 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on September 23, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 14
  • 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 September 23, 2019.
Database Manager on September 23, 2019:

Updated by David Storey

I don\'t know where this notion that I am restoring or have restored this organ came from. I have never worked on this organ and am quite unfamiliar with it. - David Storey

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 24, 2019.

Database Manager on May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 23, 2019.

Database Manager on December 01, 2004:

Undergoing renovation by David Storey in 2001. Reinstalled the 8' open wood pedal pipes (original windchest and action were still there).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From 2011 convention program
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Nave, Gallery, and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2010-11-15

Keydesk: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2010-11-15

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