EXCITING RECITALS ON THE HISTORIC KILGEN ORGAN AT OUR LADY OF REFUGE, BROOKLYN

The Ernest M. Skinner Co., Opus 190, 1910

OHS Database ID 5632.


Grand Avenue Temple Methodist
205 E. Ninth St.
Kansas City, Missouri

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

The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2012-04-05.

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Console. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Manuals and Coupler Tablets. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Chancel and Pipe Façades. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Façades. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Left Pipe Façade. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Tiffany Stained Glass Windows and Ceiling. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Tiffany Stained Glass Windows and Ceiling. Photograph by Sophy Tao 2012-03-25
Console and Choir (1929). Photograph from the Church Archives; image courtesy of David Lewis

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This organ received OHS Citation number 41, 1983-04-17.


The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Four manuals. 64 stops. 40 registers. 56 ranks. 2869 pipes.

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Coupler reversible toe studs.

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