Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 682, 1927)

Location:

Church of the Epiphany, Episcopal
115 Jefferson Avenue
Danville, VA 24541 US
Organ ID: 7026

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 16 ranks. 1,135 pipes. 3 manuals. 16 stops. 19 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman 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: 3
  • Stops: 16
  • Registers: 19
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on November 28, 2016:

Updated through online information from EUGENE WALTER.
Per a 2014 article in The Diapason, this instrument was included in whole or in part in the 2014 Kegg Organ Co instrument installed in the Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Bryn Athyn, PA

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

Database Manager on January 26, 2011:

Updated through online information from Lynn Gardner. -- This organ is now for sale. It is totally unmodified and sits exactly as it was when installed by E.M. Skinner. Some repair is needed.

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

Database Manager on April 21, 2006:

Updated through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Built in Westfield; extant. OHS Plaque.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Built at Skinner's satellite plant at Westfield.

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

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facades: Photograph by William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2000-05-10

This instrument has been viewed 303 times.