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Balmain, NSW - St Mary's Anglican

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State: New South Wales
Denomination: Anglican
Address: 85 Darling Street East Balmain
GPS: -33.857587, 151.191377

History and Architecture:

The first settlements in Balmain took place around 1840 in the viciinity of Peacokcs Point. The first church services were held in 1841 in a small building in Cooper Street under the charge of Reverend Wilkinson.

The fondation stone of the first church was laid on 1 January 1845 by Bishop Broughton.

Organ:

The first organ was installed in 1850.

Clergy*:

Explanations

PeriodClergyComment
* The list may not contain all serving Clergy.
1846 - 1848 Rev F. WILKINSON  
1849 - 1853 Rev F. CAMERON  
1855 - 1871 Rev W. STACK  
1871 - 1876 Rev H.A. LANGLEY  
1876 - 1882 Rev T.B. TRESS  
1882 - 1908 Rev M. ARCHDALL  
1908 - 1910 Rev H.T. HOLLIDAY  
1910 - 1915 Rev J.H. PRICE  
1915 - 1921 Rev S. BEST  
1921 - 1925 Rev H. DEMPSTER  
1925 - 1926 Rev F. KELLETT  
1926 - 1935 Rev J.T. PHAIR  
1935 - 1938 Rev C.M. KEMMIS  
1938 - 1942 Rev W.M. CORDEN  
1942 - 1946 Rev F. WILDE  
1946 - Rev A.J. SMITH  
1960 - 1963 Rev Alan F. DONOHOO  
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Balmain, NSW - St Mary's Anglican
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