Yarraville, VIC - St Augustine's Catholic (21038)

Year Built: 1924

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Augustine

Address: 71 Somerville Road, Yarraville, Victoria, 3013

Last Updated: 18/12/2021

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History and Architecture:

The Church is in Romanesque style and was commenced in November 1923. A Foundation stone reads, " A.M.D.G. This stone was laid June 1st 1924 and the Church was blessed and opened Feb 1st 1925. His Grace the Most Rev Daniel Mannix D.D. L.L.D. Archbishop of Melbourne Rev T English P.P.".

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
1910 - 1927 Father Thomas English
1914 - 1915 Father John J McKeon Asst 1923
1916 - 1919 Father Joseph L Egan Asst
1919 - 1922 Father Francis Molan Asst 1969
1922 - Father Leo C Harnett Asst
1922 - 1924 Father Lawrence P. Kett Asst 1967
1924 - 1927 Father James P O'Collins Asst 1983
1927 - 1929 Father Thomas P Considine Asst 1974
1927 - 1937 Father John E Carney
1929 - 1933 Father John H O'Halloran Asst 1952
1933 - 1939 Father Patrick Shelton Asst 1956
1937 - 1954 Father William O'Farrell 168
1939 - 1942 Father Thomas M Curran Asst 1982
1942 - 1946 Father Bernard O'Connor Asst 1979
1946 - 1948 Father George Maher Asst
1948 - 1952 Father Bernard J Dillion Asst
1952 - 1958 Father John Stanislaus Cross Asst 1994
1954 - 1964 Father John Aloysius Morgan 2008
1956 - 1959 Father Kevin Garry Asst 2007
1958 - 1967 Father Luciano Secolari Asst 1928 1991
1959 - 1964 Father Kevin Ryan Asst
1960 - 1967 Father Michael S Parer Asst
1964 - 1973 Father Leonard Egan 2013
1966 - 1970 Father John Lanigan Asst 1999
1967 - 1969 Father Joseph P O'Connell Asst 1931 2013
1970 - 1971 Father Patrick Harvey Asst
1970 - 1972 Father Peter John Kenny Asst 1996
1972 - 1974 Father Geoffrey Baron Asst
1972 - 1975 Father Stephen Sas Asst 1991
1973 - 1985 Father Nazareno Fasciale 1996
1975 - 1982 Father Ernest Smith Asst
1982 - 1985 Father Laurence Pearson Asst
1985 - Father Robert Francis Wood Asst
2021 ? - Father John O'Connor Asst

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Source:

1. Church website. Click here for a full history.
2. The Australian Catholic Directory.