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Greenport Methodist Church
621 First Street
Greenport, New York 11944

OHS Database ID 38592.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been removed from this location and is currently in storage.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 24, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 9 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. January 15, 2009)
  • Updated by Elizabeth Toth, who gave this as the source of the information: My boss bought the church. (Steven E. Lawson. May 4, 2017)
  • Updated by Stephen Hall, listing conversations with this person as the source of the information: Lizz Toth.
    The church closed in 2014 when the congregation merged with North Fork United Methodist Church. The building was recently sold to a developer who plans to divide it into housing units. The organ remains in place as of April 1, 2017. (Sources: Lizz Toth who works for the developer, and Tim Gannon "Housing planned for shuttered Greenport United Methodist Church" (Suffolk Times, December 15, 2016).) (Steven E. Lawson. May 4, 2017)
  • Updated by Shawn P. Keith, the builder.
    Console was in a pit in the choir loft in the chancel, pipe chambers were in the balcony at the rear of the room. A 4' Principal (10th rank) was added by Moller as Opus 10161A, located behind the choir loft and designated Choir Principal 4 in the Great division on the console.
    Removed to temporary storage in May 2017, for future installation at Sugar Ridge Church, Custer, Michigan, by S.P. Keith & Associates, Custer MI. (Database Manager. May 24, 2017)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Church Interior Looking toward Rear Gallery. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Console. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Organ Case. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Swell Case. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Great Organ. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-11
Chancel Division Screen. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10
Chancel Chamber. Photograph by Lizz Toth 2017-02-10

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