Norfolk, Virginia

Park Place Methodist Church


Park Place Methodist Church (Norfolk, VA)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1923
   Opus:        411
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      37
No. ranks:      30
No. pipes:      2,126

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon (ext PED)   17              16' Bourdon             73
          8' Diapason            61               8' Diapason            73
          8' Clarabella          61 (in CH)       8' Gedeckt             73
          8' Erzähler            61 (in CH)       8' Salicional          73
          4' Octave              61 (in CH)       8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Harmonic Flute      61 (in CH)       8' Aeoline             73
          8' Tuba (10" wind)     61 (in CH)       4' Flute               73
          8' French Horn         61 (in CH)       2' Flautino            61
             Cathedral Chimes    SO               8' Cornopean           73
                                                  8' Flügel Horn         73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Vox Humana          73
          8' Diapason            73                  Tremolo
          8' Concert Flute       73
          8' Dulciana            73                  PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Unda Maris (TC)     61              32' Resultant           --
          4' Flute d'Amour       73              16' Diapason            32
          8' Clarinet            73              16' Bourdon             32
          8' English Horn        73              16' Echo Bourdon        SW
             Tremolo                              8' Octave              12
          8' Harp (TC)           --               8' Gedeckt             12
          4' Celesta             61 bars          8' Still Gedeckt       SW
                                                 16' Trombone (ext GT)   12
             ECHO ORGAN
          8' Chimney Flute       73
          8' Flute Celeste       73
          8' Vox Humana          73
             Tremolo
             Cathedral Chimes    20 tubes

             

Source: The Diapason, December 1923

Notes: Membership peaked at 2,600 in the mid-1950s.  As of 2005, there were 575 members, with far fewer active.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22816