Crows Nest, QLD - St Matthew's Catholic (50132)

Year Built: 1900

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Matthew

Address: Esk Street, Crows Nest, Queensland, 4355

Last Updated: 09/04/2021

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History and Architecture:

The church was built, and opened in 1900, and named St Matthew's in honour of the donor of the land. The Sisters of St. Joseph to the Parish, and the building of the Convent school was opened on 15 July, 1917.

As of 2007 the church did not have a resident Priest.

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
1916 - 1920 Fr James Hegarty
1921 - 1923 Fr Kevin Murphy
1923 - 1929 Fr Charles Casey
1929 - 1930 Fr Michael Hayes
1930 - 1951 Fr Leo Hayes
1951 - 1968 Fr Bryan Nolan
1968 - 1974 Fr James Wiemers
1974 - 1982 Fr Raymond White
1982 - 1997 Fr Stephen Patrick Campbell
1998 - 2007 Fr Terry Hicking
1916 - 1920 Fr Ahern
1916 - 1920 Fr Francis Burton
1916 - 1920 Fr Francis O'Connell

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Contributions:

Photos and list of clegy donated by John Huth

Extracts:

The Church website