Pipe Organ Database

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Goulding & Wood, Inc. (1981)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1035, 1941)

Location:

DePauw University
408 Souht Locust Street
Greencastle, IN 46135 US
Meharry Hall
Organ ID: 27278

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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
  • 13 ranks. 735 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 11 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Registers: 11
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 28, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally the gallery organ of Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church, Greencastle, it was moved by Goulding & Wood to the rear gallery of Meharry Hall.

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

Instrument Images:

Gallery and Pipe Display: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-17

Nave, Gallery, and Pipe Display: Photograph by William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2007-06-17

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