St James Church
St James Church 18-12-2014 - John Conn
St James Church 18-12-2014 - John Conn

St James Church

Sydney, NSW 2000

Church Information

Church Name: St James Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican
Street Address: 173 King Street
Suburb: Sydney
State: NSW
Postcode: 2000
Foundation Stone Laid: 00-00-1820
Foundation Stone Notes: -
Date Opened: 11-02-1824
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org

Comments

Stone inscription at doorway records: "In Memory of - Francis Greenway - Architect of the church - and of the artisans and - labourers who erected it".

Inscription on the gable records: "St James's Erected AD 1820 L Macquarie Esq. Governor". Historical plaque records: "St James' Church - This church, intended in 1819 as a court house, was designed by Francis Greenway and consecrated by the Rev Samuel Marsden on 11 February 1824".
Last Updated: Tuesday 12th July, 2016
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