Cheltenham, VIC - St Matthew's Anglican (20989)

Year Built: 1966

Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Matthew

Address: 161 Park Road, Cheltenham, Victoria, 3192

Last Updated: 31/10/2021

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History and Architecture:

A Foundation stone on the old church reads, " This stone was laid by The Bishop of Melbourne June 19th 1905 Church first opened April 14th 1867". A Foundation stone on the hall at the rear of the old church reads, " This Foundation stone was laid by his Grace the Archbishop the Most Reverend J.J. Booth C.M.C. M.C. D. D. on 28th April 1956".

A Foundation stone on the new church reads, " To the Glory of God the Foundation stone of this Church of St Matthews was set by Felix Raymond Arnott Bishop Coadjutor of Melbourne 27th March 1966".

 

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
1865 - 1867 Rev Rayner Winterbottom Curate 1842 1924
1865 - 1869 Rev William Jones Singleton 1804 1875
1877 - Rev Henry Plow Kane 1825 1893
1880 - 1881 Rev Chaloner Greville Curate 1828 1911
1887 - 1902 Rev Alfred Caffin Curate 1843 1930
1888 - Rev George Norbury McDonnell Reader 1862 1932
1902 - 1912 Rev Thomas Moorhouse 1849 1928
1912 - 1917 Rev Francis Edward Cassian Crotty 1879 1940
1917 - 1919 Rev Charles Clement MacMichael 1880 1949
1920 - 1921 Rev Alfred James Thompson 1885 1963
1921 - 1926 Rev Herbert Thomas Fowler 1871 1942
1926 - 1929 Rev Rupert North 1890 1960
1927 - 1929 Rev Arthur Blair Alexander Brown Curate 1892 1952
1929 - 1937 Rev Athenry John Whyte 1888 1982
1937 - 1942 Rev Charles Balmain Cotes 1899 1957
1942 - 1951 Rev Reginald McCoy 1880 1960
1951 - 1966 Rev Robert William Dann 1914 2008
2020 - Rev Colleen Clayton

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Source:

1. Cable Clergy Index.