South Launceston, TAS - St Mark's Anglican (8157)

Year Built: 1961

Denomination: Anglican

Saint: Mark

Address: 2 Hobart Road, South Launceston, Tasmania, 7249

Last Updated: 11/08/2021

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History and Architecture:

Tenders were called for the erection of a new church (8 being received in all) and, upon the recommendation of the architect, that of E. Lewis and Sons (Roy and Geoff) at a figure, of £21,995 was accepted. A loan with the M. L. C. Assurance Company Ltd. was negotiated for £15,000 under the guarantee of the Diocese.

A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was hallowed and laid by the Assistant Bishop Rt Rev W.R. Barrett M.A. ThD Sunday 20th November 1960".

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
1921 - 1934 Rev George Rowe From St Paul's
1934 - 1935 Rev Clifford C Williams From St Paul's
1945 - 1953 Rev Lancelot S Dudley From St Paul's 1957
1953 - 1958 Rev Reginald C Brown From St Paul's 2014
1958 - 1982 Rev Ronald D Tyson
1960 - 1964 Rev I. James Brown Asst
1970 - 1972 Rev Russell H Carnaby
1972 - 1974 Rev Brian K Gibson
1975 - 1976 Rev Alan S Colyer
1976 - 1977 Rev Peter R Elder
1982 - 1983 Rev Tony E Hendricks Locum 2018
1983 - 1990 Rev John S Beaverstock
1988 - 1989 Rev Phillip J Aspinall
1989 - 1991 Rev Peter D Stuart
1990 - 1992 Rev David M Pullar
1992 - 1993 Rev J Roy Brown Locum
1993 - 1997 Rev Chrisopher J Archer
1997 - Rev Kelvin R Viney Locum
1998 - 2006 Rev Richard Cartledge
2006 - 2007 Rev Warwick T Letchford Locum
2007 - 2008 Rev Christopher J Archer Locum
2008 - Rev Stephen M Howard

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Source:

1. The Light on the Hill A isotry of the Anglican Church in South Lauceston 1924 - 2010 Kerry E Hollaway. 283. HOL
2. Ryerson Index.