Seville, VIC - St Paul's Anglican (20923)

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Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Paul

Address: 600 Warburton Highway, Seville, Victoria, 3139

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History and Architecture:

The first public meeting to purchase land and erect a suitable building for a Church of England in Seville, was held on 18 February 1886 in the home of Mr Wildman. The name St Paul's Wandin had been chosen on 25 June 1886 nly a month after the naming of the township of Seville.

The Dean of Melbourne The Very Reverend H.B. Macartney together with the Priest in charge of St John's Lilydale The Reverend W Jennings conducted the first service.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1886 - 1888 Rev W Jennings
1886 - 1888 Rev Mackie
1888 - 1890 Rev R C Bourke
1900 - 1902 Rev J N Bartle
1902 - 1903 Rev W W Laidlay
1903 - 1906 Rev J Hunter Stokes
1906 - Rev J Prior
1907 - 1909 Rev E J Whitycomb
1910 - 1911 Rev W H Thomas
1911 - 1912 Rev Roland Morrison
1913 - 1914 Rev C Cerruty
1915 - 1916 Rev A J White
1916 - 1919 Rev Charles Edwards
1920 - 1922 Rev C W Meredith
1923 - 1926 Rev Muray A Sales
1923 - 1926 Rev R J Rowell
1926 - 1928 Rev H D Campbell
1928 - 1933 Rev G Gordon Tymms
1933 - 1940 Rev F E.H. Tollhurst
1940 - 1943 Rev A C Donnelly
1943 - 1951 Rev W S Milne
1951 - 1954 Rev F H Morton
1954 - 1958 Rev A E Bellamy
1958 - 1962 Rev W A Reid
1962 - 1970 Rev A E.J. Strickland
1971 - 1975 Rev A O Baker
1975 - 1979 Rev B E Hansford
1979 - 1988 Rev D J Wilson
1985 - 1988 Rev J Phillips Curate
1988 - 1998 Rev Michael Goodluck
1985 - 1998 Canon Alf Miller Asst
1999 - 2005 Rev Wayne Walters
2006 - Rev Phil Gale
2019 ? - Rev Ron Peterson

Organ:

In 1916 a new Organ costing £40 was recommended. On the 17th of May a picture entertainment was held to cover a shortfall.

 

Extracts:

1. St Paul's Anglican Church Seville, A History 1886 - 2006. LH 283 STP