Benalla, VIC - Uniting (20107)

Denomination: Uniting

Address: Corner Church & Carrier Streets, Benalla, Victoria, 3672

Previous Denomination: Methodist

Architect: A.S. Eggleston

Last Updated: 04/07/2022

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History and Architecture:

Formerly a Methodist church. The Foundation stone was laid by Reverend John W. Rowse President of the Victorian and Tasmanian Conference on 26 March 1930. The architect was A.S. Eggleston and the builder was R. Mould.

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
1853 - 1860 Rev John Ride PM
1860 - 1863 Rev Willian Henry Walton PM
1863 - 1867 Rev J. H Palfreyman PM
1868 - 1870 Rev J. M Brown PM
1870 - 1873 Rev John Oglethorpe PM
1873 - 1876 Rev William Gould PM 1837 1902
1873 - Rev William Snook PM
1876 - Rev W. Brook PM Asst
1876 - 1878 Rev William Harris PM Asst
1879 - 1881 Rev Samuel Richards PM
1881 - 1883 Rev John T. Pithouse PM 1835 1926
1883 - 1886 Rev Joseph T. Piercey PM
1886 - 1890 Rev Henry Cole PM 1825 1891
1890 - 1892 Rev James Wilson PM
1892 - 1895 Rev F. C Vian PM
1895 - 1897 Rev A. Harlett PM
1897 - 1900 Rev William H. Youlton PM
1900 - 1902 Rev Francis Wilkes PM
1875 - 1877 Rev John Donnes WM 1844 1884
1877 - 1879 Rev Henry Saloway WM
1882 - 1885 Rev James Lowe WM 1848 1932
1886 - 1889 Rev Henry E. Merriman WM 1844 1907
1889 - 1891 Rev George Schofiled WM
1891 - 1892 Rev William W. Bennett WM
1892 - 1893 Rev Adolphus W. Butler WM
1893 - Rev James Graham WM 1840 1893
1894 - Rev William R. Featonby WM
1894 - 1897 Rev Samuel John Hoban WM 1864 1931
1897 - 1898 Rev Robert H. Crook WM 1862 1914
1898 - 1901 Rev David Lowe WM
1901 - 1904 Rev William Allen WM 1851 1923
1904 - 1907 Rev John Jones WM
1907 - 1911 Rev James Smith WM
1911 - 1915 Rev R Osborne Cook WM
1915 - 1919 Rev William Clemens WM
1919 - 1923 Rev Luther Williams WM
1923 - 1926 Rev Herbert Williams WM
1926 - 1931 Rev William Bridgborn WM
1931 - 1936 Rev John Parker WM
1936 - 1940 Rev Leo E Wilkinson WM
1937 - Rev Paul Mallalieu WM
1940 - 1945 Rev David Clarrnette WM
1945 - 1950 Rev Reginald Samuel McConachy WM 1979
1950 - 1955 Rev E.K. Ditterich WM
1955 - 1960 Rev Charles W. Turner WM
1956 - 1961 Rev Keith Pither WM
1962 - 1967 Rev Alan W. Lock WM
1968 - 1971 Rev Donald Peters WM
1972 - Rev Colin Chapman WM
2015 - Rev Kel Hodge U

Organ:

The Organ was obtained from the North Adelaide Methodist Church in 1930.

Source:

Methodism in Benalla and District 1853 - 1975 LTP 287.69455 G29M