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M. P. Möller (Opus 10471, 1968)

Location:

First Methodist Church
178 NW Fourth Ave.
Carbon Hill, AL 35549 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 38917

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 14 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 12 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 12
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 07, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on September 07, 2009:

Updated through information from James Cook: -- If memory serves me correctly, Möller later returned and added a Principal rank to this organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on January 24, 2009:

Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from a factory stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Great pipework: Photograph by Mark Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Pipework: Photograph by Mark Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Console: Photograph by Mark Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Console Detail: Pedal stop tabs: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Console Detail: Swell stop tabs: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Console Detail: Great stop tabs: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Console Detail: Pedalboard, swell shoe, crescendo pedal, toe studs: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

Label inside organ, naming the consultant: Sam Batt Owens: Photograph by Mark W. Hayes. Taken on 2012-12-19

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