A. David Moore Co., Organbuilders, 1977.
Originally built by Geo. Stevens, 1852

OHS Database ID 4439.

Zion Lutheran Church
310 North Johnson Street
Iowa City Iowa 52245

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The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.

The organ is in good condition and in regular use.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2013-08-10.

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Organ case, facade, keydesk. Photograph by Tim Meier

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The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 26 stops. 37 ranks.

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.


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  • Stoplist taken from the console 2006
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Zion Lutheran Church
    George Stevens (c. 1856) / A. David Moore (1977 & 2006)
    16'    Open Diapason
    8'     Open Diapason
    8'     Melodia
    8'     Dulciana
    8'     Chimney Flute
    4'     Principal
    4'     Chimney Flute
    2-23'  Twelfth
    2'     Fifteenth
    1-3/5' Tierce
    III-V  Mixture
    II-III Cymbal
    8'     Trumpet
    8'     Vox Humana
    Great to Pedal
    Swell to Pedal
    Swell to Great
    16'    Bourdon
    8'     Open Diapason
    8'     Stopped Diapason
    4'     Principal
    2'     Picolo
    III    Sesquialtera
    IV     Mixture
    8'     Oboe
    16'    Double Open Diapason
    8'     Gemshorn
    4'     Choral Bass
    16'    Trombone
    8'     Trumpet
    Tremelo, Zimbelstern
    Key Action: Mechanical (Floating)
    Stop Action: Mechanical
     [Received from Tim Meier 2013-08-08.]