The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Moravian Church
Lititz, Pennsylvania 17543

Fellowship Hall gallery

OHS Database ID 377.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 297, 2003-06-20.


Status and Condition

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 March 28, 2012.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

One manual. 9 stops. 9 ranks.

Notes

  • Built for the Moravian Church, Lititz, PA. Moved to Moravian Church, South Bethlehem in 1879. Dismantled and placed in storage in Lititz (part in church, part in Single Brothers' House). Portion at church destroyed by fire in 1957. Remainder restored/reconstructed by McFarland 1976-83. Compass 53/20. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Paul Marchesano. (Database Manager. April 25, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock. (Database Manager. March 28, 2012)

Online Documents

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Bibliography

  • Brunner, Raymond J.. That Ingenious Business. (Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania German Society, 1990), 85 [0]

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Photographs

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Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2002-05-01

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.

  • Moravian Church, Lititz, PA
    1787 David Tannenburg
    
    Manual:
    Principal Discant 8' (from g, 14 pipes in facade)
    Viol del Gambe 8' (metal, 5 stopped wood basses)
    Flaut Amabile 8' (open wood, 5 stopped basses)
    Quinte: Dehn 8' (capped metal, 5 st. wood basses)
    Principal 4' (metal 15 in facade)
    Flöth 4' (open wood)
    Sub Octav 2' (metal)
    
    Pedal:
    Sub Bass 16' (stopped wood)
    Octav Bass 8' (open wood)
    
    
  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.