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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 539, 1925)

Location:

Rivermont Avenue/Centenary Methodist Church
1501 Rivermont Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24503 US
Organ ID: 23123

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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 March 01, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 20 ranks. 1,259 pipes. 3 manuals. 20 stops. 30 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on March 01, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 20
  • Registers: 30
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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 March 01, 2020.
None on April 09, 2020:

The former Rivermont Ave. Methodist Church merged in 1930 with Centenary Methodist Church, using the Rivermont Ave. facility as Centenary Methodist Church.

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

Database Manager on March 09, 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:
Built in Westfield; replaced by Schlicker in 1972.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From Allen Kinzey: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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