Forbes Presbyterian Church

Forbes Presbyterian Church

Forbes, NSW 2871

Church Information

Church Name: Forbes Presbyterian Church
Church Previous Name: St Andrew's Presbyterian Church
Denomination: Presbyterian Church of Australia
Street Address: 11 Harold St, Forbes NSW 2871, Australia
Suburb: Forbes
State: NSW
Postcode: 2871
Foundation Stone Laid: 25-05-1874
Foundation Stone Notes: 

(Evening News - 2 June 1874) "The foundation stone of a Presbyterian church at Forbes was laid on Monday, the 25th ultimo, by Mr. Paxton. The handsome sum of 104 [pounds] was subscribed upon the spot."

The formal text of the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


Built about 1875. The church building has an impressive octagonal bell-tower and spire, a steeply-sloping slate roof and stained-glass windows.

No other details are known about the Forbes Presbyterian Church. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 17/5/2018.

Last Updated: Thursday 17th May, 2018