Chelsea, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic (20920)

Year Built: 1941

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Joseph

Address: 362 Station Street, Chelsea, Victoira, 3196

Last Updated: 28/12/2020

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History and Architecture:

St Joseph's was attached to Mentone until 1927 when Frankston was made a parish. The first church was erected in 1914 and later badly burnt in 1965.  The current church was opened on 5 Januaury 1941 with a cost of £10,500. The Architect was Mr Cyril Kelly and the Builder was Mr W.J. Kelly.

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
1917 - 1928 Father Timothy O'Sullivan From Mentone
1926 - 1935 Father John Francis Toomey 1949
1935 - Father G Fitzpatrick 1952
1952 - Father Shelton 1956
1956 - 1968 Father Dan O'Callaghan
1957 - Father Roger Doherty Asst
1967 - Father Noel Oliver Asst
1971 - Father Paddy O'Gorman
1979 - Father Peter Conroy Asst
2019 ? - Rev Kevin Williams

Extracts:

1. St Josephs Chelsea 50 Years. LTP 282.9451 B76S