All Saints Anglican Church
All Saints Anglican Church 00-07-2011 - Gordon Stuart/Mingor.net
All Saints Anglican Church 00-07-2011 - Gordon Stuart/Mingor.net

All Saints Anglican Church

Henley Brook, WA 6055

Church Information

Church Name: All Saints Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 30 Henry St, Henley Brook WA 6055, Australia
Suburb: Henley Brook
State: WA
Postcode: 6055
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: 

No Foundation Stone details are known. Information/photographs are invited.

Notice board records: "On this spot Captain Stirling camped in 1827 and here the vision of a state arose in his heart and mind. Church services were held regularly near by from the beginning of the Upper Swan Settlement. The Rev W Mitchell was appointed Rector in 1838 and the first service held in this ...the oldest church building in Western Australia on January 10th 1841. Bishop Short of Adelaide consecrated the Building in November 1848, this being part of his Diocese..."

A plaque inside records: "To the Glory of God - in memory of - Rev William Mitchell - Founder of this Church - 31st Oct. 1839 - First Rector of this Parish - erected by his family - 4th August 1979".

Other plaques recording historical details of the area and early settlers are inside the church. Photographs uploaded 05/06/2015.

Date Opened: 10-01-1841
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org

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No other details are known about the All Saints Anglican Church Henley Brook. A cemetery adjoins the church. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 5/6/2015.
Last Updated: Sunday 1st July, 2018
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