Holbrook, NSW - St Paul's Anglican (10005)

Year Built: 1887

Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Paul

Address: Young Street, Holbrook, New South Wales, 2644

Last Updated: 22/04/2021

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History and Architecture:

Original built in 1887 the church was opened in 1887. A Sanctuary was added in 1967. Other alterations took place in 1958 and 1964.

The Rev. Julius Scott took charge early in 1884, and appears to have been the first occupant of the Parsonage. He must have been a capable man and of strong personality, for it was he who had largely promoted the formation of Germanton as a separate parish while he was still only a deacon-assistant in Albury.

The old Rectory was built in 1882-1883. The old Rectory is now a private dwelling. The new Rectory was built in 1971-1972. The Foundation stone was laid on 20th February, 1972 Dedicated on 14th May, 1972 The Rectory was made of brick veneer construction on a concrete raft base. It comprise, living, dining, and family areas, four bedrooms, and a study, plus the usual office double garage was added in 1985.

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
1839 - 1851 Rev Charles Ferdinand Brigstocke From Yass
1844 - Rev William Lisle Locum
1851 - 1858 Rev Henry Elliott From Albury 1814 1858
1858 - 1862 Rev Rober Potter From Albury
1863 - 1867 Rev Marcus Blake Brownrigg From Albury
1867 - 1871 Rev D E Jones From Albury
1871 - Rev W Locke From Albury
1872 - 1881 Rev Alfred Davidson Acocks From Albury
1873 - 1877 Rev Jonathan T Evans Asst
1877 - 1878 Deacon William Anderson Asst
1878 - 1881 Deacon Julius Scott Asst
1881 - Deacon A. C Newstead
1882 - 1883 Rev R H.W. Christie
1884 - 1891 Rev Julius Scott
1891 - Rev E. F Hutchings Locum
1892 - 1894 Rev A. R Shaw
1894 - 1896 Rev D C Bates
1896 - 1898 Rev T E Owens Mell
1898 - 1914 Rev James Bean
1914 - Rev J J.E. Done Locum
1914 - 1916 Rev Arthur Phillips
1917 - 1922 Rev W Parkes
1923 - 1928 Rev J. M Thomas
1928 - 1929 Rev J. W. Platt Locum
1929 - 1930 Rev J. D Nicholson Locum
1930 - 1936 Rev G E Wheeler
1936 - 1970 Rev H H Kyte
1970 - 1975 Rev D J. Primmer
1977 - 1980 Rev B. J. Fernley 1945
1980 - Rev Edwin Charles Byford 1947
1980 - 1984 Rev Stephen Heath Williams 1951
1989 - 1993 Rev A B. Ewing 1951
1993 - 1996 Rev C. R Littlejohn
2000 - Rev Trevor Stuart Smith
2010 - Rev Kevin Farrellt

Source:

1. A Quick Look over our Shoulder. Anglicans in the Holbrook Area 1839 - 1987. DE Francis. 283.099448 FRA
2. The Australian Anglican Directory 2000