Broadford, VIC - St George's Presbyterian (20063)

Year Built: 1912

Denomination: Presbyterian

Saint: George

Address: Corner High & Hamilton Streets, Broadford, Victoria, 3658

Last Updated: 05/01/2021

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History and Architecture:

The original church was a small wooden Methodist church built in 1895, opened on 9 June and demolished in 1912. The Builder was Mr McDonald of Broadford. A Foundation stone was laid by M McKenzie MLA on 1 June 1912 when a newer church was erected. The builder was James Sutherland.

The foundation stone was laid by MK McKenzie MLA on 1 June 1912. Built by James Sutherland, the church was opened the first week of December 1912; the preacher on the day was Rev. Professor DL Adam MA, DD.

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
1873 - 1878 Rev A. Hardie
1878 - 1880 Rev D.S. Maxwell
1880 - 1897 Rev J. Reid
1897 - 1911 Rev G. Jones
1911 - 1927 Rev R. Foyster
1927 - 1936 Rev J.F. Sims
1936 - 1944 Rev W. McCovh
1944 - 1947 Rev K. Billings
1947 - 1953 Rev W. Finsh
1953 - 1959 Rev H. Usher
1959 - Rev J.S. Buck
2009 - Rev J. Playfoot

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.