The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. John's R.C. Church
Bangor, Maine 04401

OHS Database ID 6094.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 319, 2006-08-24.


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 June 19, 2010.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 31 registers. 35 ranks. 1781 pipes. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 25 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Tonally altered. Restored by Bozeman-Gibson 1981. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- 3-sectional Gothic case in the rear gallery with 17 facade pipes arranged: 5-7-5. Swell 8' Vox Humana removed in later years. (Database Manager. October 3, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Thomas Audet. (Database Manager. June 19, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ case in rear gallery. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2010-04-19
Keydesk. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2010-04-19
Manuals and builder's plate. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2010-04-19

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Stoplist

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