Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1973)

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 2164, 1940)

Location:

Peace Lutheran Church
565 12th Street
Astoria, OR 97103 US
Organ ID: 25682

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from William F Doehring. on July 21, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 6 ranks. 445 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 6 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on September 06, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 6
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on September 06, 2019.
Database Manager on November 10, 2012:

The organ was enlarged by Hochhalter, Inc. in 2008.

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

Database Manager on March 19, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- This organ was originally built for Zion Lutheran in Astoria. Zion merged with Trinity Lutheran in 1973 to form Peace Lutheran. The Wicks was moved from Zion to the new edifice and installed "as is."

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

Instrument Images:

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-07-11

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-07-11

Chimes and Organ Chamber Openings: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-07-11

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