The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Menno Mennonite Church
Rt. 1, Box 91
Ritzville, Washington 99169

OHS Database ID 24859.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 November 28, 2006.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 1 divisions. 5 stops. 26 registers. 5 ranks. 377 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ is badly buried in a chamber on the left side of the chancel. The shutter opening is less than 3' tall, and the mouths of the pipes are about 3' below the bottom of the shutter opening. (Database Manager. November 28, 2006)

Online Documents

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Related Database Entries

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Photographs

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Pipework (f-b): Trumpet, Viole Dolce, Gedeckt, Viole Celeste, Spitz Principal. Photograph by James R. Stettner 1995-11-15

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Stoplist

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