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Crows Nest, QLD - St Mathews Catholic

50132

State: Queensland
Denomination: Catholic
Address: Esk Street Crows Nest
GPS: -27.262248, 152.057338

History and Architecture:

The church was built, and opened in 1900, and named St Matthew's in honour of the donor of the land. The Sisters of St. Joseph to the Parish, and the building of the Convent school was opened on 15 July, 1917.

As of 2007 the church did not have a resident Priest.

Organ:

No information currently available.

Clergy*:

Explanations

PeriodClergyComment
* The list may not contain all serving Clergy.
1916 - 1920 Fr AHERN  
1916 - 1920 Fr Francis BURTON  
1916 - 1920 Fr James HEGARTY  
1916 - 1920 Fr Francis O'CONNELL  
1921 - 1923 Fr Kevin MURPHY  
1923 - 1929 Fr Charles CASEY  
1929 - 1930 Fr Michael HAYES  
1930 - 1951 Fr Leo HAYES  
1951 - 1968 Fr Bryan NOLAN  
1968 - 1974 Fr James WIEMERS  
1974 - 1982 Fr Raymond WHITE  
1982 - 1997 Fr Stephen Patrick CAMPBELL  
1998 - 2007 Fr Terry HICKING  
Contributions: Photos and list of clegy donated by John Huth
Extract: The Church website
Crows Nest, QLD - St Mathews Catholic
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