Fenton's Creek, VIC - Anglican (20676)
Year Built: 1887
Last Updated: 10/01/2021
History and Architecture:
A local saw miller Mr John Brown obtianed the timber form a location called the rocky water hole. Mr George Catto a local carpenter erected the building. The church was offically opened on March 18 1887 by the Bishop of Ballarat.
The second church was opened on March 20 1965.
This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.
|1899 -||Mr Adam Long|
|1899 - 1902||Mr Alexander James Pearce||1862||1938|
|1902 - 1903||Edward William Julien||1877||1988|
|1916 -||F. E. Lewin||1884||1955|
|1916 - 1918||John Stuart Roach||1889||1958|
|1920 -||R F. Jagger|
|1945 - 1948||Rev John Holdsworth Shields||1905||1985|
|1949 -||A S Dense|
|1950 -||Keith George Madin||1915||1959|
|1954 -||Rev V. I Forester|
|1954 -||Rev C. Forest Sale|
|1958 -||Rev A Baxter|
|1958 -||Rev A. Russell Cameron|
|1960 - 1967||Rev F. D James|
|1967 - 1976||Rev G Stephenson|
|1976 -||Rev John Holdsworth Shields||1905||1985|
|1981 - 1984||Rev Eric Royston Baldwin||1922|
The estate organ was purchased in 1908 at a cost of 33. In the early days the organist was Mr John Finch.
Christ Church Fenton's Creek 100 years of Worship 1887 - 1987. SLTF 283.9454 Korong Historical Society 1987