Corowa, NSW - St John's Anglican (10321)

Year Built: 1883

Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Paul

Address: Federation Avenue, Corowa, New South Wales, 2646

Last Updated: 29/11/2021

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History and Architecture:

The Church was built at Corowa on land donated by John Foord. The Church was opened in November 1883. The architects were Gordon and Gordon, of Albury and Corowa. Constructed in red brick, the building is designed in a Gothic style.

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
1863 - 1869 Rev John Maitland Ware 1830 1885
1869 - 1871 Rev Charles James Byng 1833 1904
1871 - 1872 Rev William Locke Locum 1842 1908
1871 - 1879 Rev John Coulthard Sabine 1837 1877
1877 - 1884 Rev Herbert Edward Thomson 1839 1902
1884 - 1886 Rev Frederick Davis 1827 /28 1894
1886 - 1906 Rev William Clarke Hose 1834 1910
1886 - Rev Issac John Sparling Curate
1887 - 1889 Rev Henry Bradshaw Catechist 1857 1908
1907 - 1920 Rev Edgar Ward Thomas 1866 1939
1926 - Rev Henry Holbrook Perrottet Asst 1897 1984
1920 - 1952 Rev Rupert Ross Edwards 1885 1961
1952 - 1968 Rev David Henry Wicking 1902 1982
1968 - Rev Leonard Campbell Bailey 1910 1978
1979 - Rev Albert Frederick Dryden 1910
2020 ? - Rev Rex Everett
2020 ? - Rev Mary Clarke Asst
2021 - Rev Peter Richards

Organ:

The organ was built by the important German firm E.F. Walcker & Cie, of Ludwigsburg-Würtemberg, Germany in 1887. A full history can be viewed here.

Source:

1. Cable Clergy Index.
2. Organ Historical Trust of Australia.