OHS Database ID 2448.
The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 30, 2015.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 18 stops. 20 ranks.
The organ has an attached keydesk.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
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|Chancel and Organ. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2006-06-20|
|Chancel and Organ (wider view). Photograph by James R. Stettner 2006-06-20|
|Chancel and organ from side angle. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2006-06-20|
|Chancel and Organ Side, closer view. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2006-06-20|
|Original installation. Photograph by unknown photographer. Submitted by James R. Stettner. 2006-06-20|
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The Old Church, Portland, OR 1883 Hook and Hastings Op. 1141 (Stoplist - Carol Kent.) GREAT 16' Bourdon 8' Open Diapason 8' Melodia 8' Dulciana 4' Octave 3' Twelfth 2' Fifteenth III Mixture 8' Trumpet SWELL 8' Open Diapason 8' Stopped Diapason 8' Viola 4' Flauto Traverso 4' Violina 2' Flautino 8' Oboe/Bassoon PEDAL 16' Open Diapason 16' Bourdon Accessories: Tremolo, Swell to Ped, Swell to Great, Great to Ped In 1883 building.The oldest original installation in the Northwest. Calvary Presbyterian Church sold the building in the 1930's; it changed hands several times more, falling upon harder and harder times. In 1968 the Baptist congregation that owned the building moved and the site was destined to become a parking lot. The Old Church Society was formed, obtained the deed to the property and repaired it. The building is in frequent use as a wedding chapel, concert hall and meeting venue. The organ was made playable in 1968 by Charles Fisk, Barbara Owen and Kenneth Coulter. Richard Bond Organ Builders is currently (1997) restoring the organ.