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Adelaide SA - Scots Uniting

30053

State: South Australia
Denomination: Uniting
Address:

237 North Terrance Adelaide

GPS:

-34.921294,138.605447

 

History and Architecture:

Scots Church Adelaide was originally called Chalmers Free Church. It was built by a group of Presbyterians who supported the Free Church of Scotland. They called Reverend John Gardner from Scotland to establish a church in South Australia. He arrived in Adelaide in March 1850 and immediately set about purchasing the land on the corner of North Terrace and Pulteney Street .

The first worship service in the building and its Official opening was held on 6 July 1851.

The tower which was added in 1858.

Organ:

No Information currently available.

Clergy*:

Explanations

1870 - 1877 Rev J. Davidson
   
   

* The list may not contain all serving Clergy.

Contributions: 

Adelaide SA - Scots Uniting
IMAGE

2010