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Unknown Builder (1970s)

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 2013, 1939)

Location:

Freiden's Lutheran Church
East Main Street
Hegins, PA 17938 US
Nave
Organ ID: 47326

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 6 ranks. 1 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • 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: 1
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Setterboard (remote or in console).
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard not 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 April 11, 2012:

Identified through online information from Jack Umholtz. -- Rebuild of existing Wicks organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from the console April 9, 2012
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

Rear Gallery: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

Console: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

Console Detail - Great Stopkeys: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

Console Detail - Swell Stopkeys: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

Console Detail - Pedal Stopkeys: Photograph by Jack Umholtz. Taken on 2012-04-09

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