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M. P. Möller (Opus 3305, 1922)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
103 N. Broad St.
Tuscumbia, AL 35674 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 43913

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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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 4 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 4 registers.
All:
  • Position: In a gallery-level case 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
  • Registers: 4
  • 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 November 19, 2012:

Updated through online information from Randy Terry. -- The Moller as originally installed included 7 ranks. Milnar included all the original stops in their new instrument, with some rescaling/revoicing, reassignment. These include: 16' pedal Bourdon, 8' Diapason (as pedal 8/4 unit, 8' Gedeckt, Salicional, and Dulciana (as a celeste), 4' Harmonic Flute, and 8' Oboe in the swell division. The only new stop in the swell is a 2' flute.

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

Database Manager on December 13, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- A new Reuter stoptab console was added at some point; Milnar Organ Co. replaced the organ in 1989 with a 2/17, retaining the Reuter console.

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

Database Manager on September 30, 2009:

Identified through information in List of More than 5200 Moller Pipe Organs (Hagerstown, Maryland. M. P. Möller, 1928).

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

Instrument Images:

Nave, Gallery, and Organ Case: Photograph by Alex Bush; image courtesy of the Library of Congress. Taken on 1935-02-08

Sanctuary Interior, Gallery, and Organ Case: Photograph by Alex Bush; image courtesy of the Library of Congress. Taken on 1935-02-08

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by W. N. Manning; image courtesy of the Library of Congress. Taken on 1934-03-08

Church Exterior: Photograph by W. N. Manning; image courtesy of the Library of Congress. Taken on 1934-03-08

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