St Luke's Anglican Church
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St Luke's Anglican Church

Wallsend, NSW 2287

Church Information

Church Name: St Luke's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 22 Metcalfe St, Wallsend NSW 2287, Australia
Suburb: Wallsend
State: NSW
Postcode: 2287
Foundation Stone Laid: 00-07-1880
Foundation Stone Notes: The foundation stone, now lost, was laid in July 1880, by Archdeacon Coles Child. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information is invited.
Date Opened: 12-12-1880
Date Closed: unknown


The St Luke's Anglican Church, Wallsend is built on land donated by the Newcastle Wallsend Coal Company in 1862. Until the timber-slab school-church was erected and opened on 12/3/1864, services were held in the blacksmith's shop at the mine.The present church was opened and dedicated on 12/12/1880 by Bishop Pearson. It was consecrated by Bishop Stretch on 23/10/1910. (For the fuller account see -

More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 15/9/2019.

Note: Photograph attribution/source -

Last Updated: Sunday 15th September, 2019