Armadale, VIC - Uniting (20533)

Year Built: 1881

Denomination: Uniting

Address: Corner Kooyong & Clarendon Streets, Armadale, Victoria, 3143

Previous Denomination: Methodist

Last Updated: 06/04/2021

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History and Architecture:

The first service at Kooyong Rd was held on Sunday 20 August 1881.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1946 - 1950 Rev Frederick T Cleverdon M
1953 - 1960 Rev Alfred E Waite M
1960 - 1962 Rev Arthur A Lyons M
1962 - Rev Reginald J Philp M
2011 - Rev Kylie Crabbe U
2019 - Rev Fiona Winn U

Organ:

An organ trust was formed in 1910 and fund raising began. Subscriptions to the new organ were solicited.  By July 1911 church members had promised £451.  . Quotes were received from George Fincham & Sons of Richmond, J E Dodd of Adelaide and Frederick Taylor of Hawthorn for a 2-manual pipe organ . In 1974 the organ was rebuilt by George Fincham & Sons Pty Ltd. A full history of the organ can be found on the church website here.

Extracts:

1. Methodist Church of Australasia Ministerial Index