Carrick, TAS - St Andrews Anglican (8042)

Year Built: 1843

Denomination: Anglican

Address: 1 Liffey Street, Carrick, Tasmania, 7291

Last Updated: 15/05/2021

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History and Architecture:

Built in 1843 and consecrated in 1845 after its conversion from a schoolhouse. Services were first held c1843 in a blacksmith's shop and subsequently in a schoolhouse, whose building was later transformed into St Andrew's. Thomas Reibey had the schoolhouse converted by 1845, though the tower was added in 1863. The church's burial ground was consecrated in April 1845.

The East window of stained glass with the figure of St Andrews was given by Charlotte William Powlett of Devonshire England in memory of her grandparents  James ans Charlotte Reibey of "Morton" also of Archdeacon Thomas Reibey of Entally who built and endowed the church in the year 1846.

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
1846 - Rev James Haydock Reibey Curate 1823 1897
1850 - 1868 Rev Thomas Reibey 1821 1912
1853 - 1855 Rev Augustus Barkway 1830 1921
1857 - 1860 Rev John Chambers 1834 1903
1862 - 1868 Rev A. N Manson
1868 - 1895 Rev Charles Reibey Arthur 1837 1917
1895 - Rev W Chrstie
1895 - 1900 Rev Frederick Burnett Sharland Dean 1846 1934
1898 - 1908 Rev R. K Collison
1901 - 1903 Rev Edward Tucker Howell
1907 - 1908 Rev Henry Charles Brammall 1871 1952
1908 - 1911 Rev Richard Charles Nugent Kelly 1858 1936
1912 - 1919 Rev John Kidd Wimer 1849 1928
1919 - 1923 Rev Richard Charles Nugent Kelly 1858 1936
1922 - Rev Charles Lewis Hamilton Cox 1860 1945
1937 - 1941 Rev William Alfred Best 1868 1941
1948 - 1959 Rev Ernest Edward Johnson 1886 1972
1958 - 1962 Rev Leonard Thomas Penwill 1891 1974

Organ:

The organ was built by J.C. Bishop, of New Road, St Mary-le-Bone, London. For a complete history of the Organ click here.

Source:

1. Wikapedia.
2. Organ Historical Trust of Australia.
3. St Andrews Church Carrick PAM 283.94616 ST.A
4. Cable Clerical Index.