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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1048, 1944)

Location:

Market Square Presbyterian Church
Harrisburg, PA US
Organ ID: 33813

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • 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
  • 66 ranks. 4,213 pipes. 4 manuals. 55 stops. 76 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 55
  • Registers: 76
  • 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 May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 12, 2008:

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:
Replaced 1916 Hook & Hastings, #2379; additional work in 1965, #1048-A & B; tonal changes by Burger & Shafer in 1979-81; replaced by 3/81 M. P. Möller, #11805 in 1991 retaining much pipework; console now in Church of the Holy Cross, Episcopal, Tyron, North Carolina.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey via Aeolian-Skinner Archives
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Aeolian-Skinner organ in gallery of Market Square Church soon after installation.: Photograph from an archival source: Church archives, submitted by John Robinson. Taken approx. 1944

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