Inverleigh, VIC - St Paul's Anglican (20774)

Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Paul

Address: 23 - 41 High Street, Inverleigh, Victoria, 3321

Last Updated: 17/12/2021

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History and Architecture:

A Foundation stone reads 1858 however it was re laid on 16 July 1889 by Mrs Moriarty. One of the few and earliest church building complexes in the Golden Plains Shire, comprising a distinctive and predominantly intact Victorian Early English Gothic styled church building, moderately intact Victorian styled Vicarage and rudimentary Victorian styled timber hall (al be it altered). Initially established on another site in 1858, the existing church was built in 1889 to a design by the Melbourne architect, A.E.Clarke.

Initially established on another site in 1858, the existing church was built in 1889 to a design by the Melbourne architect, A.E.Clarke.

Stone from the original building was used in the construction of the new church that was largely funded by the generous benefactor And parishioner, Mrs Mary Moriarty.

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
1858 - Rev A. F. Donaldson
1860 - 1861 Rev Willoughby Bean
1860 - 1861 Mr R Shackelton
1860 - 1861 Mr George Poynter 1868 1931
1885 - 1886 Rev W. T. Price
1886 - 1887 Rev J Cameron
1889 - 1903 Rev Alexander Maxwell 1856 1933
1903 - 1905 Rev Harry Joseph Harvey 1865 1950
1905 - 1919 Rev Arthur Rae Campbell 1864 1935
1919 - 1922 Rev Alexander James Pearce 1862 1938
1922 - 1929 Rev Charles John Peterson 1875 1954
1929 - 1931 Rev M. U. Britten Locum
1931 - 1935 Rev D. D. Curruthers
1935 - 1936 Rev Thomas Tinniswood 1868 1948
1936 - 1942 Rev Robert Campbell Findlay 1903 1989
1942 - 1945 Rev A. G. Reynolds
1945 - 1949 Rev Leslie Llewellyn Elliott 1914 1980
1949 - 1951 Rev Tamillas Robert Mappin 1892 1965
1952 - 1954 Rev Raymond Arthur Nicholls 1915 2009
1954 - 1956 Rev Vernon L. Cohen 1926
1957 - 1960 Rev Alexander Lake Mills 1913 1990
1960 - 1961 Rev L. H. Williams
1961 - 1964 Rev U. R. Dowell
1964 - 1969 Rev L. C. Bond
1969 - 1970 Rev H Scott
1970 - 1981 Rev G Gason 1983
1981 - 1984 Rev Donald Cameron Fairlie 1949
2019 - Rev Phil Jacobson

Source:

1. Trove
2. Heritage Victoria.
3. Anglican's in Geelong 1842 - 1990  283. 945 ROB