Pipe Organ Database

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William H. Clarke (& Co.) (1879)

Location:

Sacred Heart R.C. Church
Bethlehem (Shelby), OH 44875 US
Organ ID: 4257

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 12 ranks. 2 manuals. 14 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 14
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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 May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on September 05, 2009:

Updated through online information from Michael Loris. -- I was the first person to "discover" this organ, on 10 August 1958. As I recall, it was built for this building, so what does "present building" mean? Also, there are errors in the typed stoplist.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1981.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Later moved to present building by Hy Stahl. Swell shoe added by Carl Barckhoff. 662 pipes. Compass 61/27. Restored by John G. P. Leek Organ Co. in 1980.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior and organ in gallery: Photograph by Alex Fries. Taken on 2009-04-16

Organ Case: Photograph by Dwane Grace (2008).

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