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Year built: between 1941 and 1950


Beaudesert, QLD - Baptist

Beaudesert, QLD - Baptist

Year Built: 1949

Address: 13 Eaglesfield Street, , Beaudesert Queensland, 4285

The Foundation of one of the churches was laid on 8 October 1949 by Mr G.C. Sweetman President of the Queensland Baptist Union.

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Chelsea, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Chelsea, VIC - St Joseph's Catholic

Year Built: 1941

Address: 362 Station Street, , Chelsea Victoira, 3196

St Joseph's was attached to Mentone until 1927 when Frankston was made a parish. The first church was erected in 1914 and later badly burnt in 1965. The current church was opened on 5 Januaury 1941 with a cost of £10,500. The Architect was Mr Cyril Kelly and the Builder was Mr W.J. Kelly.

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Clare, SA - St Paul's Lutheran

Clare, SA - St Paul's Lutheran

Year Built: 1947

Address: 5 Sabine Street, , Clare South Australia, 5453

On January 1, 1947 members of the UECLA living in the Clare district met in the home of Mr W.B. Wundke to discuss the formation of a Lutheran Church in Clare A building committee was formed in 1948 and plans for the church were already prepared by August of that year. The first sod was turned on 31 May 1951 with the Foundation stone being…

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Dalby, QLD - Uniting

Dalby, QLD - Uniting

Year Built: 1949

Address: 80 Condamine Street, , Dalby Queensland, 4405

Formerly a Methodist Church a Foundation stone was laid on 4 October 1949 by the Reverend H. W. Prouse President of the Queensland Methodist Conference.

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East Ivanhoe, VIC - Uniting (Former)

East Ivanhoe, VIC - Uniting (Former)

Year Built: 1941

Address: 6 King Street, , East Ivanhoe Victoria, 3079

The newer church was built in the early 1960s to replace a smaller brick church of 1941, still standing next to the new one, which the then Methodist congregation had outgrown. The Church was designed by Bates, Smart and McCutcheon in a plain but pleasing functional style; it is very similar to the Methodist church they designed in…

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Jimboomba, QLD - Baptist

Jimboomba, QLD - Baptist

Year Built: 1949

Address: 23 East Street, , Jimboomba Queensland, 4280

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Jimboomba, QLD - Uniting

Jimboomba, QLD - Uniting

Year Built: 1949

Address: Bell Street, , Jimboomba Queensland, 4280

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Lismore, VIC - St John's Catholic

Lismore, VIC - St John's Catholic

Year Built: 1950

Address: High Street, , Lismore Victoria, 3324

The Foundation stone was laid by W.H Johnson Bishop of Ballarat 18 August 1950.

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Newmarket, QLD - St Jame's Anglican

Newmarket, QLD - St Jame's Anglican

Year Built: 1943

Address: 58 Enoggera Road, , Newmarket Queensland, 4051

The Foundation stone was laid on 5 September 1943 by the Right Reverend H.H. Dixon Bishop Administrator.

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Newport, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Newport, VIC - Sacred Heart Catholic

Year Built: 1942

Address: 7 Newcastle Street, , Newport Victoria, 3015

The Foundation stone was laid by the Most Reverend D. Mannix D.D. L.L.D. on 17 May 1942. A red brick Modern Gothic church typical of many erected for the Catholic Church in the first half of the twentieth century. The elevation is in two gabled bays with an unusual castellated bell tower over the western bay, presumably being the…

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Nowa Nowa, VIC - St George's Anglican

Nowa Nowa, VIC - St George's Anglican

Year Built: 1950

The Anglican Ministry commenced in 1930 with fortnightly services conducted by Mr Charles Partridge. Mr Partridge walked 20 miles from Buchan. Services were suspended between 1939 and 1944. The Church was built in 1950 and dedicated on 10 March 1951.

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Rosanna, VIC - Baptist

Rosanna, VIC - Baptist

Year Built: 1949

Address: Corner Waiora Road & Churchill Street, , Rosanna Victoria, 3084

Early services were held at the residence of the Yates family in Lower Pleny Road. The Foundation stone was laid by Dr H.D. Downing on 29 October 1949. The architects were Plaisted, Warner and Brendel. The builder was C.A Lawrence.

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Sunshine VIC - Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Catholic

Sunshine VIC - Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Catholic

Year Built: 1941

Address: 92 Monash Street, , Sunshine Victoria, 3020

In 1909 at a meeting of local Catholic families from English, Celtic, Maltese and Italian backgrounds that the decision was made to raise funds for a Church in Sunshine. At the time the Parish of Footscray, formed in 1890, serviced the Pastoral needs of the district of Sunshine with the first Mass celebrated in 1903 at the House of the…

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Tintinara, SA - Immanuel Lutheran

Tintinara, SA - Immanuel Lutheran

Year Built: 1950

Address: Gibb Avenue, , Tintinara South Australia, 5266

The present Lutheran congregation at Tintinara developed from two branches of Lutheranism., In 1950 a United Evangelical Lutheran Church of Australia (UELCA) monthly service was held in the home of Mr Les Keller and his wife Ruby. After about a year, services were conducted in the Congregational church (present CWA Hall), still on a…

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Toowoomba, QLD - St David's Presbyterian

Toowoomba, QLD - St David's Presbyterian

Year Built: 1949

Address: Corner Mary & Alford Street, , Toowoomba Queensland, 4350

The Foundation stone was laid on 12 November 1949 by the Right Reverend W.F. McKenzie.

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Victor Harbor, SA - Salvation Army

Victor Harbor, SA - Salvation Army

Year Built: 1942

Address: Corner Torrens & Crozier Road, , Victor Harbor South Australia, 5211

A Foundation stone bearing the words This building was opened on 4 April 1942 by Lt Commissioner W.R. Dalziel is attached to the building. George L Carpenter was the General.

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Wagga Wagga, NSW - Wesley Uniting

Wagga Wagga, NSW - Wesley Uniting

Year Built: 1948

Address: Corner Johnson & Tarcutta Street, , Wagga Wagga New South Wales, 2650

The Foundation stone was laid on 21 August 1948 by Reverend R.D. Doust President of the Conference.

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