The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Holy Communion Episcopal Church
Dallas: Frankford, Texas

OHS Database ID 2583.


Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 17, 2010.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 9 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 25 notes.

Notes

  • The original builder was Richard Brown (1870). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 1997 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • From Stonehouse Methodist in Gloucestershire, England. Built as 2-8. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • According to the Church web site, the organ is being replaced by a new instrument in 2008; church has offered to donate the instrument to a party willing to preserve it. (James Cook. October 18, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from John Dill. -- This organ was moved to Assumption Seminary in San Antonio, Texas in 2009 by John Dill. (Database Manager. October 17, 2010)

Online Documents

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  • History of the Organ. Short description from the Holy Communion web site. Author: Author not identified Document Date. October 15, 2008.

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Related Database Entries

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Photographs

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from the Holy Communion web site

  • Dallas, Texas
    Church of the Holy Communion
    
    Organ Stop List        
    
    GREAT 56 Notes 
        8' Open Diapason 44 pipes 
        8' Stopped Diapason Bass 12 pipes 
        8' Clarabella 44 pipes 
        4' Principal 56 pipes 
        4' Wald Flute 44 pipes 
        2' Fifteenth 56 pipes 
    
    SWELL 56 Notes 
        8' Gedackt Bass 12 pipes 
        8' Lieblica Gedackt 44 pipes 
        8' Keraulophon 44 pipes 
        4' Gemshorn 44 pipes 
    
    PEDAL 25 Notes 
       16' Bourdon 
    
    [Copied from the Church web site October 18, 2008.]
     
    
  • Stoplist from the Holy Communion web site Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.