Bowen, QLD - Holy Trinity Anglican

Year Built: 1936

Denomination: Anglican

Address: 75 Herbert Street, Bowen, Queensland, 4805

Architect: Harold Brown

Traditional Owners: Birri, Jangga, Juru, Gia, and Ngaro people

Last Updated: 06/03/2024

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History and Architecture:

The original timber church was constructed in 1865. The present brick Holy Trinity Church was constructed from between 1936-1937. It was designed by Harold Brown of Mackay and built by J.M. Lowcock.

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
1863 - Rev F. G. Grosvenor
1865 - 1866 Rev C. Searle
1867 - 1868 Rev E. Tanner
1869 - 1873 Rev J. . Black
1873 - 1876 Rev John Spooner 1839 1920
1877 - 1878 Rev Herbert Heath 1831 1913
1878 - 1879 Rev J. A. Ross
1880 - 1881 Rev Charles Edward Amos 1839 1909
1881 - 1887 Rev W. F. Tucker 1856 1934
1887 - 1890 Rev J. T. Wilson
1891 - 1892 Rev F. B. Parkes
1893 - 1895 Rev C. F. Seymour
1896 - 1897 Rev A. E. Coote
1897 - 1900 Rev A. E. Hockey
1901 - 1902 Rev A. E. Coote
1902 - 1906 Rev Arthur Edward Grabham 1861 1927
1906 - 1908 Rev A. Maxwell
1908 - 1910 Rev T. Hely Wilson
1910 - Rev A. E. Saxton
1911 - 1916 Rev William George Hills 1880 1956
1916 - 1917 Rev F. L. Ash 1882 1956
1917 - 1919 Rev K. L. McKeown 1890 1948
1919 - 1922 Rev W. V. Rymer 1892 1985
1922 - 1924 Rev W. Robertson
1924 - 1929 Rev W. V. Rymer 1892 1985
1929 - 1934 Rev F. W. Palmer
1934 - 1939 Rev T. D. Prentis
1939 - 1943 Rev R. G. Stephen
1943 - 1951 Rev A. D. Thorpe
1951 - 1954 Rev A. H. Lambton
1954 - Rev L. C. Bailey
1958 - Rev L. C. Bailey
1958 - Rev J. M. Ashley Asst

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Contributions:

1. 2024 Simon Saunders church photo

Source:

1. NQ 1878 - 1958 80 Years of Anglican Progress. L.C. 283.943 FRA
2. Cable Clerical Index.
3. Monuments Australia.