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Kilgen Organ Co. (1940)

Originally M. P. Möller (Opus 3859, 1920s)

Location:

Trinity Lutheran Church
Shamokin, PA 17872 US
Organ ID: 49263

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on October 15, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 25 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 25 stops. 44 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 25
  • Registers: 44
  • 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: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 25, 2019:

Offered for sale via the Organ Clearing House 2019.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 25, 2019.

Database Manager on February 10, 2012:

Identified through online information from Jack Umholtz.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 24, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from console spring 1997.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior, facade pipes and console: Photograph by Courtesy of the Organ Clearing House, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-04-01

Console, facade pipes and choirloft: Photograph by Courtesy of the Organ Clearing House, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-04-01

Console and stopkeys: Photograph by Courtesy of the Organ Clearing House, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-04-01

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