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Balmattum, VIC - Presbyterian

20100

State: Victoria
Denomination: Presbyterian
Address: Hume Highway Balmattum
GPS: -36.70999, 145.641947

History and Architecture:

The Church is part of the the Benalla Presbyterian Parish since its inception, but at the time was knows as duck pond the name derived from a chain of water holes crossing the route of the Sydney Road. The first srvices were held in the school. The wooden church building was erected in 1878 and opeend on 6 October 1878 by Reverend Reid.

The Foundation stone of the current Church was laid by Collier R. Call Esq on 26 January 1938.

Organ:

No information currently available.

Clergy*:

Explanations

PeriodClergyComment
* The list may not contain all serving Clergy.
1891 - 1894 Rev THOMSON  
1894 -   Vacant
1895 - 1896 Rev Dr BLACK  
1898 - 1909 Rev F. ROBINSON  
1909 - 1918 Rev J. GARDE  
1918 - 1924 Rev W. ROWLANDS  
1925 - 1928 Rev W.J. YONGSTON  
1929 - 1937 Rev F.L. HUME  
1938 - 1941 Rev D. DRENNAN  
1942 - 1947 Rev A.R.C. JAMIESON  
1947 - 1959 Rev R.F. PEIRCE  
1961 - 1964 Rev H.A. ROBINSON  
1964 - Rev A. THOMAS  
Contributions:  
Extract: St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Euroa 1865 - 1965. LTP 285.29451
Balmattum, VIC - Presbyterian
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