Pipe Organ Database

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Carl Barckhoff [Sr] (1886)

Location:

St. Mary's R.C. Church
415 E. 8th Street
New Albany, IN 47150 US
Organ ID: 915

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on October 24, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 21 ranks. 2 manuals. 19 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on October 24, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 19
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on October 24, 2019.
Database Manager on October 24, 2019:

Updated by Ryan J. Ward, who has heard or played the organ.

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

Database Manager on May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 24, 2019.

Database Manager on June 09, 2005:

citation presented 7 April 2002

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Installed December 1886. Renovated 1986 by Miller Organ Co.

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

Instrument Images:

Encased Organ with Console and Facade Pipes: Photograph by John Rust (2010).

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