The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Susquehanna United Methodist Church
Durham, New York 12422

OHS Database ID 3416.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 64.


Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2015-02-16.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 11 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1978 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • From First Presbyterian, Catskill 1896. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through online information from Wesley Brown. (Database Manager. 2015-02-09)
  • Updated through online information from Wesley Brown. -- It has been reported to me by an existing church member that the organ is in regular use each Sunday. The original site of the organ was Christ(or sometimes Christ's)Presbyterian Church in Catskill, NY. Susquehanna United Methodist Church was at that time the Durham Presbyterian Church. Neither Presbyterian Church still exists. The one in Catskill is a private home. (Database Manager. 2015-02-16)

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Photographs

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Chancel and Organ Case. Chancel and Organ Case 2013-07-28
Manuals and Builder's Nameplate. Photograph (ca. 1977) by Rev. Clemen E. Brown
Left Drawknobs. Photograph (ca. 1977) by Rev. Clemen E. Brown
Right Drawknobs. Photograph (ca. 1977) by Rev. Clemen E. Brown
Keydesk. Photograph (ca. 1977) by Rev. Clemen E. Brown

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  • Photograph

  •        Durham, New York
           Susquehanna Methodist Church
    
           William B. D. Simmons   1863
    
    Swell  Open Diapason 8'
           Stopped Diapason 8'
           Stopped Bass 8'
           Violina 4'
           Salicional 8'
           
    
    Great  Stopped Bass 8'
           Melodia 8'
           Dulciana 8'
           Open Diapason 8'
           Octave 4'
           Octave Quint 3'
           Fifteenth 2'
           Flute 4'
           Swell to Great 8'
    
    Pedal  Bourdon 16'
           Swell to Pedal
           Great to Pedal
     
           Tremelo
           
    
     [Received from Wesley Brown 2015-01-28.]
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