Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

W. Zimmer & Sons, Inc. (Opus 227, 1978)

Exhibited in the 1985 OHS convention

Location:

Advent Lutheran Church
33647 Rivers Avenue
Charleston Heights, SC 29415 US
Organ ID: 5879

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is no longer extant; destroyed.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on September 23, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 23 ranks. 1,084 pipes. 2 manuals. 23 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 23
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Previous organ built c. 1959 by Charles J. Miller (broken up for parts). Pushed off the balcony by Hurricane Hugo in 1991.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
1985 OHS Handbook: Open In New Tab Originally published June 1985
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on September 23, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ in balcony: Photograph from an archival source: 1985 OHS Handbook, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 1985

This instrument has been viewed 143 times.