Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 427, 1923)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church, Walnut Hills
William Howard Taft and Gilbert Avenue
Cincinnati, OH US
Organ ID: 22847

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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: EP pitman
  • 23 ranks. 1,530 pipes. 3 manuals. 22 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 22
  • Registers: 36
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 03, 2009:

Updated through online information from Lawrence Stofer. -- Organ was sold to Quimby organs

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

Database Manager on September 15, 2009:

Updated through online information from Donald Hurd. -- The church has been razed, except for the bell tower.

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

Database Manager on January 18, 2006:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Extant; unaltered.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from Michael B. LuBrant, via Jonathan Bowen
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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