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St Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Katanning

Name of institution St Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Type of institution Church
Street Address Aberdeen Street
City Katanning
State Western Australia
Country Australia
Name of building St Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Name of room Church
Dates of the building
Architect’s and builder’s names
Special architectural features
Special fittings
Other location information
Name of contact
Mailing Address
Other contact information
Previous organ(s)
Date of previous organ 1939
Detail of previous organ J E Dodd built this organ for the residence of Miss M Brown, North Adelaide.
It was later installed at St Margaret's Anglican Church, Nedlands.

One manual and pedal, six stop tracker organ.

Open 8'
Stopped Diapason 8'
Dulciana 8'
Principal 4'
Fifteenth 2'
Bourdon 16' (not yet installed)
Dates when key work has been undertaken
Dates of any moves that have taken place Installed at St Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Church 1964.
Removed 1979 to make way for new organ.
Installed at Denmark Uniting Church in 1998 by P J Elms & Co.
Variations from original design of organ
Information on previous organ
Information about comparable instruments to previous organ
Present organ
Type of installation Freestanding
Case description Plain case construction with some display pipes
Placement in room Rear gallery
Builder's name Paul F. Hufner
Opus number
Date of completion/installation 1958
Construction materials
Number of manuals Two (2)
Key compasses CC-ccc
Number of keys 61
Key material
Pedal compass CC-f
Number of pedals 31
Pedalboard type Radial, concave
Pedalboard material
Type of chests
Type of key action Electro-magnetic
Type of stop action Electro-magnetic
Couplers None
Tremulants General tremulant
Console type Detatched and reversed
Stop label material
General design
Playing aids Three pistons per manual division, repeated as pedal studs and the addition of a full organ pedal stud.
Divisions    Great, Swell (Pedal extended and borrowed)
Wind pressures
Stop list
Bourdon Bass 16'
Bourdon Treble 16'
Open Diapason 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Octave Diapason 4'
Flute 4'
Gamba 4'
Twelfth 2 2/3
Fifteenth 2'
Gamba 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Twenty Second 1'
Twenty Ninth 1/2'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Flute 4'
Gamba 4'
Nazard Flute 2 2/3'
Piccolo 2'
Larigot 1 1/3'
Tierce 1 3/5'
Sub Bass 16'
Echo Bass 16'
Quint Bass 10 2/3'
Open Diapason 8'
Gedeckt 8'
Gamba 8'
Octave Diapason 4'
Gamba 4'
Total number of stops 30
Total number of ranks 4
Total number of pipes
Dates when key work has been undertaken on current organ Removed from Methodist Church, Victoria Park, in 1977.
Enlarged and installed in the current building by Paul F Hufner in 1979.
Dates of any moves that have taken place to current organ
Information on current organ
Comparable instruments to current organ
Current status
Assessment of organ
Other organs by this builder
Technical documents 
General documents
Supporting information
Document control Original entries J R Elms, OAM, Gazetteer of Western Australian Pipe Organs, 1971, 1999,2003 and 2004.
This entry D B Duncan 01 January 2009.
Stoplist and photographs Bruce Duncan 04 October 2020