Parkville, VIC - Trinity College Horsfall Chapel (20379)

Year Built: 1917

Denomination: Anglican

Address: 65 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, 3052

Traditional Owners: Wurundjeri, Woi Wurrung, Bunurong Boon Wurrung people

Last Updated: 18/07/2022

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History and Architecture:

A Foundation stone reads, "The Chapel was erected by John Sutcliffe Horsfall to the Glory of God and in affectionate remembrance  of his beloved daughter Edith born June 14th 1863 died January 20th 1908 wife of Colonel the Hon Rupert Carington S.O. C.V.O. September 30th 1914."

The Church was designed by Alexander North in the Arts and Crafts style and was completed in 1917.

Clergy:

There are currently no clergy recorded for this church. Submissions are welcomed.


Organ:

The first organ was built in 1923 by J.E. Dodd, of Adelaide. It was later rebuilt in 1959 by Hill, Norman & Beard and again rebuilt & enlarged in 1989 by S.J. Laurie. For more information click here.