Doncaster, VIC - Chinese Lutheran

Year Built: 1892

Denomination: Lutheran

Address: 51 Victoria Street, Doncaster, Victoria, 3108

Architect: Unknown

Traditional Owners: Wurundjeri people

Last Updated: 27/12/2022

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History and Architecture:

The first church was built in 1858.

The new church was built in 1892. The Architect was J.A. Koch. Built of red brick the building has rendered dressings and mouldings with a slate roof. The church has belfry made of timber with scale slates on the lower section and a cast iron wall vents at mid-wall.


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Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1876 - 1908 Pastor M. V. Schramm
1908 - 1912 Pastor R. Held
1912 - 1915 Pastor G. Hegelau
1915 - 1920 Pastor A. Fehlberg
1920 - 1947 Pastor J. Simpfendorfer
1948 - 1954 Pastor P. Scherer


In 1917 the old organ was replaced by a Spencer University type three manual and pedal type.


Centenary Trinity Lutheran Congregation Doncaster 1858 - 1958. LTP 284.19451 C33D