St Mark's Anglican Church
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St Mark's Anglican Church

Quandialla, NSW 2721

Church Information

Church Name: St Mark's Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: Margaret St & Third St, Quandialla NSW 2721, Australia
Suburb: Quandialla
State: NSW
Postcode: 2721
Foundation Stone Laid: 19-10-1918
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The original foundation stone was laid on 19/10/1918 by Mrs Redman. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

A tablet records: A M D G - This foundation stone of - St Mark's - War Memorial Church - was laid by - Lt Colonel C G W Anderson - VC MC - 26th May 1963.

A plaque records: These gates were erected - in memory of - Vic Penfold - by - his wife and family - 7~8~1965.

A plaque records: To the Glory of God - & in loving memory of - Emily Jane Anderson - Erected by - Grandaughter Margaret. [not clear what this relates too]

Date Opened: 23-11-1963
Date Closed: unknown


The St Mark's Anglican Church, Quandialla is part of the Young District Anglican Ministry and the Diocese of Canberra & Goulburn."'The foundation stone for the original church, a wooden building with an iron roof, was laid by Mrs Redman on 19th October, 1918. The church was dedicated on 27th October, 1921 and licensed on 30th November, 1921. In 1963, the building was condemned and the Bimbi church was moved to Quandialla and placed on its present site. The foundation stone was laid by Colonel Anderson VC, MC and the new St Mark's Memorial church Quandialla was opened by Bishop K J Clements on 23rd November, 1963" (Extract ). The original church was known as the Church of the Ascension. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 12/4/2020.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Mattinbgn (talk · contribs) - Own work, CC BY 3.0,
Last Updated: Tuesday 11th October, 2022