St Mary's Catholic Church
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St Mary's Catholic Church

Lancefield, VIC 3435

Church Information

Church Name: St Mary's Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 29 Chauncey St, Lancefield VIC 3435, Australia
Suburb: Lancefield
State: VIC
Postcode: 3435
Foundation Stone Laid: 19-10-1872
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone was laid on 19/10/1872. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

A plaque records: A M D G - Most Reverend T F Little, DD KBE - Archbishop of Melbourne - dedicated this parish to the - patronage of Our Lady of Lourdes - on the 9th September, 1979 - Fr T J O'Callaghan PP.

A plaque records: St Mary's Parish - This tree was planted on - 26 November 2000 - to remember the - Jubilee Year and 2000 years - from the birth of Our Saviour.

Date Opened: 15-12-1873
Date Closed: unknown


The St Mary's Catholic Church, Lancefield is part of the Parish of Lancefield & Romsey and the Diocese of Melbourne. The church was opened on 15/12/1873. Prior to the erection of the church building services had been held in the Court House, Town Hall and private homes. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 11/8/2019.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Mattinbgn - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,
Last Updated: Thursday 21st July, 2022