Pipe Organ Database

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Fritts-Richards Organ Builders (Opus 1, 1979)

Location:

Shelton United Methodist Church
1900 King Street
Shelton, WA 98584 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 4846

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Bruce Shull on June 05, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 21 ranks. 1,083 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 16 stops. 16 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 16
  • Registers: 16
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 54
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Suspended tracker.
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 01, 2006:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on November 05, 2005:

Updated through online information from the builder's web site.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Paul Fritts website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ case and keydesk: Photograph by Bruce Shull. Taken on 2009-12-11

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