Castlemaine, VIC - Baptist (20668)

Denomination: Baptist

Address: 20 Templeton Street, Castlemaine, Victoria, 3450

Last Updated: 15/02/2022

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History and Architecture:

In 1861 the Reverend James Smith, a missionary from India, arrived in the in the mining township of Castlemaine. He had been invited by Rev. E. Day of the Independent Church to assist in the establishment of a local Baptist Church.

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
1861 - 1863 Rev James Smith
1863 - 1865 Rev James Ewence
1865 - 1869 Rev Hugh S. Cramer
1869 - Rev J. R. Jenkins
1870 - Rev C. M. Cherbury
1871 - Rev David Fenwick
1872 - 1877 Rev Hugh S. Cramer
1877 - Rev Peter Slade
1878 - 1880 Rev C Pickering
1880 - 1896 Rev W. A. Whitney
1896 - 1897 Pastor E Vaughan
1897 - 1905 Rev . D. Archer
1906 - 1907 Rev W. O. Ward
1914 - 1916 Rev F. H. Green
1916 - 1922 Rev J Robertson McCue
1922 - 1929 Rev I. W. Hopkins
1929 - 1936 Rev A. J. Whitbourn
1936 - 1937 Pastor T. J. Fleming
1937 - 1940 Rev Albert John Innocent 1949
1941 - 1947 Rev H. G. Brice
1948 - 1951 Rev Norman J. Amos
1951 - 1962 Rev Allan G. Baker
1964 - 1966 Rev R. H. Lyttleton
1967 - 1971 Rev N A.R. Edmonds
1971 - Rev Don Skilbeck
1971 - 1972 Rev Phillip Chislett
2015 - Rev Jack Blankley

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Source:

1. To God be the Glory Castlemaine Baptist Church 150th Anniversary Memorial Book. SLT 286.194553 M11C