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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 972, 1937)

Location:

Eureka Christian Church
302 S. Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530 US
Organ ID: 25601

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Disciples of Christ / Christian Church
  • The organ has been altered 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: EP pitman
  • 8 ranks. 543 pipes. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 13 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 13
  • 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.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 24, 2016:

Updated through online information from Robert C Delvin.
Instrument was restored according to OHS Guidelines for Conservation in 2015 by John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders, Champaign, IL.

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

Database Manager on August 07, 2012:

Updated through online information from Robin Robinson. -- Organ was expanded in 1964 by the Aeolian-Skinner company, denoted as Opus 972A.

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

Database Manager on March 16, 2007:

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:
Revoiced in 1964, #972; extant.

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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