St John's Catholic Church - Former
St John's Catholic Church - Former 14-07-2002 - Alan Patterson
St John's Catholic Church - Former 14-07-2002 - Alan Patterson

St John's Catholic Church - Former

Cathcart, NSW 2632

Church Information

Church Name: St John's Catholic Church - Former
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: Eden St, Cathcart NSW 2632, Australia
Suburb: Cathcart
State: NSW
Postcode: 2632
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: 

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

The green plaque attached to the building records: This Catholic Church - was built c1880. - Thomas Griffin and - Emma McCoy were the - first to be married - here on 22/6/1881. The - church closed in 1970.   (As at 31/1/2018 the plague was still attached to the building).

Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: 00-00-1970


(Bombala Times - 1 August 1919)  "Peace Sermon. On. Sunday last, at St Mary's Catholic Church, Bomibala, and St. John's Church, Cathcart, at Thanksgiving Services, the Rev. Father John Roche concluded his series of sermons on Peace which He delivered throughout his extensive parish."

The former St John's Catholic Church building is now privately owned. No other details are known about the former church. The building is now in a fairly derelict state and presently being used to store hay. It is of unpainted weatherboad construction. More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 10/2/2018.

Last Updated: Tuesday 22nd May, 2018