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Balhannah, Sout Australia - St Thomas' Anglican

Balhannah, Sout Australia - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1865

Address: Cnr Onkaparinga Valley & Junction Rd, Balhannah, , Balhannah South Australia, 5242

There is no record of the building of the original church but it seems to have been erected in 1848. It was intended to be a school building as it had a chimney. A new Church was proposed in 1864. Such good progress was made that in October 1864 the Church committee was in a position to accept Mr. Robert Page's plans and to call fur…

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Beaudesert, QLD - St Thomas' Anglican

Beaudesert, QLD - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1965

Address: 7 Albert Street, , Beaudesert Queensland, 4285

The Foundation stone to commemorate the consecration of the church took place on 4 July 1965. It was conducted by the Most Reverend P.N. W. Strong Archbishop of Brisbane.

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Belgrave, VIC - St Thomas the More Catholic

Belgrave, VIC - St Thomas the More Catholic

Address: 17 Terry Avenue, , Belgrave Victoria, 3160

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

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Binalong, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Binalong, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1886

Address: Stephens Street, , Binalong New South Wales, 2584

One of the earliest references to the Binalong District as part of the parish of Yass is in the report of the Yass Auxiliary of the Church Society for 1869 when Archdeacon Lillingston is reported to have said, that Yass people were too apt to consider that the world lay between Bowning and the Gap. In the 1871 census Binalong is shown as…

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Blackburn, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Blackburn, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Address: 57 Central Road, , Blackburn Victoria, 3130

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Bunyip, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Bunyip, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1902

Address: 26 A'Beckett Street, , Bunyip Victoria, 3815

The Bunyip Parish of St. Thomas' was originally part of the Gippsland Fort mission in 1879 and early church services were held In Kraft's Hall. By the early 1890': a-proper church was being planned, and fund raising began In December 1891. On 15 October 1902, Mrs W. A. A'Beckett Snr of Brighton laid the foundation block for the new…

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Buxton, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Buxton, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: Maroondah Highway, , Buxton Victoria, 3711

The Church was consecrarted on 3 May 1895 by the Lord Bishop of Melbourne.

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Clunes, VIC - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Clunes, VIC - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Address: Clunes Creswick Road, , Clunes Victoria, 3370

The church is constructed in bluestone and was designed by Henry R. Caselli and W. B. Tappin and was built between 1872 and 1873. It's based on the plans of St Patrick's in Ballarat and the St Patrick's in Port Fairy (both designed by Charles Hansom). The Church was opened on 9 March 1873 by the Right Reverend J.A. Gould Bishop of…

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Drysdale, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Drysdale, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Address: 37 Wyndham Street, , Drysdale Victoria, 3222

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Essendon, VIC - St Thomas Anglican

Essendon, VIC - St Thomas Anglican

Year Built: 1859

Address: 760 Mt Alexander Road, , Essendon Victoria, 3040

On 14 March 1857 a grant of 1.5 acres was made to St Thomas Church Moonee Ponds for the erection of a church and vicarage. In the same year a ceremony took place at the corner of Mt Alexander and Pascoe Vale Roads when the foundation stone was laid by the Govenor of Victoria Sir Henry Barkley. St Thomas's building committee minute book…

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Howrah, TAS - St Thomas' Anglican

Howrah, TAS - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: Lorne Crescent, , Howrah Tasmania, 7018

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Kingsgrove, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Kingsgrove, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: Morgan Street, , Kingsgrove New South Wales, 2208

The Church includes the Chinese Southwest Christian Church.

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Langwarrin, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Langwarrin, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1960

Address: Corner Warrandyte & North Roads, , Langwarrin Victoria, 3910

The original church was a former World War 1 army hut. By 1960 it was decided to look at constructing a new church. A substantial donation by Nevil Shute Norway helped in the process. The Foundation stone was laid on 8 September 1963 by R.W. Dann B.A. The Architects were Wystan Widdows and David Caldwell. The church was built by John Wolt…

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Naracoorte, SA - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Naracoorte, SA - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Year Built: 1937

Address: Gordon Street, , Naracoorte South Australia, 5271

The Foundation stone was laid on 7 March 1937 by the Most Reverend Andrew Killian D.D. Archbishop of Adelaide. The architect was Herbert H Jory.

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Narrandera, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Narrandera, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1879

Address: Corner Adams & Larmer Streets, , Narrandera New South Wales, 2700

The foundation stone of St Thomas' Church was laid in November 1879 and the first service held in the building in September 1880.

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Norlane, VIC - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Norlane, VIC - St Thomas Aquinas Catholic

Address: Corner Plume & Gerbera Streets, , Norlane Victoria, 3214

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Petrie Terrace - QLD - St Thomas More Catholic

Petrie Terrace - QLD - St Thomas More Catholic

Year Built: 1951

Address: Chapel Street, , Petrie Terrace Queensland, 4000

A Foundation stone inaugurating the Parish of St Thomas More was blessed and laid by Most Rev J. Duhig D.D. Archbishop of Brisbane. June 3rd 1951". A further foundation stone reads, " This Church of St Thomas More extended and renovated by the combined efforts of the Parishioners and the Italian Community was solemnly blessed by His…

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Steiglitz, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Steiglitz, VIC - St Thomas' Catholic

Year Built: 1868

Address: 985 Meredith Steiglitz Road, , Steiglitz Victoria, 3331

The church was built between 1868 - 1869. In 1951 it was moved to Plume Street Norlane where it was used as a church hall. In December 1982 it was returned to its original site. The Rev. Dean James Hayes of Geelong visited the Steiglitz diggings and on the 25th August 1857 purchased a wooden store for use as a church. In November 1857…

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Stockwell, SA - St Thomas Lutheran

Stockwell, SA - St Thomas Lutheran

Year Built: 1904

Address: Duck Ponds Road, , Stockwell South Australia, 5355

The Church was erected in 1904.

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Tea Tree, TAS - St Thomas' Anglican

Tea Tree, TAS - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1881

Address: Corner Tea Tree & Middle Tea Tree Roads, , Tea Tree Tasmania, 7017

In January 1880 the Church of England Diocesan Synod announced preliminary steps to establish a small church at Tea Tree. Rapid progress was made and tenders were called for in August of the same year. In December the foundation stone was laid in a ceremony reported by the Hobart Mercury. The church was officially opened on 2 May 1881…

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Terang, VIC - Thomas the Apostle Catholic

Terang, VIC - Thomas the Apostle Catholic

Year Built: 1972

Address: Warrnambool Road, , Terang Victoria, 3264

The Foundation stone of the first church was laid on 26 April 1868 by Dr Fitzpatrick assisted by Dean Slattery and Reverend Simon Riordan. The Church was dedicated and opened on 9 May 1869 by Bishop Gould.* By 1900 the church had out grown its time as the population had increased. Father Herbert initiated a meeting to investigate the…

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Toowong, QLD - St Thomas' Anglican

Toowong, QLD - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: Corner Jephson & High Streets, , Toowong Queensland, 4066

The Foundation stone was laid on 17 February 1877 by Mathew Blagden Hale Bishop of Brisbane. The rebuilding of the Bell Tower and replacement of the cross in 1986 was funded by the Parish with assistance from the Federal Government as a Bicentenial Project. A Diamond Jubilee Service was held on 28 September 1930. The offerings were for…

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Upper Ferntree Gully, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Upper Ferntree Gully, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1959

Address: 17 Mount View Road, , Upper Ferntree Gully Victoria, 3156

The original Church was built of timber and cost 80 at Lysterfield and was blessed and opened by Archbishop Clarke in August 1906. In 1922 this Church was moved by a team of horses to the site of the present Church.* The Foundation stone of the current Church was laid on 30 May 1959 by the Right Reverend J.D. McKie M.A. Bishop…

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Winchelsea, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Winchelsea, VIC - St Thomas' Anglican

Year Built: 1860

Address: Corner Barwon Terrace & Hopkin Street, , Winchelsea Victoria, 3241

A substantial country church designed by Nathaniel Billing in the Early English manner and consisting of nave, chancel and vestry. It was erected in 1860-1 under the supervision of Edward Prowse of Geelong. The stained glass artist, William Montgomery (1850-1827), designed and made several windows for the church including a…

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Wyrallah, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Wyrallah, NSW - St Thomas' Anglican

Address: 27 Emily Street, , Wyrallah New South Wales, 2480

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