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S.D.G. Pipe Organs (2008)

Originally Pomplitz Church Organ Co. (1885)

Location:

Immaculate Conception of the BVM R.C. Church (St. Mary's)
309 South George Street
York, PA 17401 US
Choir Loft
Organ ID: 57929

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 12, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 21 ranks. 1,295 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 12, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • 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 July 12, 2019.
Database Manager on July 12, 2019:

Updated by Dominic Russo, who has heard or played the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 13, 2019.

Database Manager on March 02, 2016:

This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by Evan Brickner, based on personal knowledge of the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Personal knowledge and specifications from (re)builder: Open In New Tab Original document from Dominic Russo. Originally published 2019-06-06
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on June 06, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Organ Facade: Photograph by Dominic Russo. Taken on 2018-12-25

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