St Patrick's Catholic Church

St Patrick's Catholic Church

Blacktown, NSW 2148

Church Information

Church Name: St Patrick's Catholic Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 51-59 Allawah St, Blacktown NSW 2148, Australia
Suburb: Blacktown
State: NSW
Postcode: 2148
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 18-06-1892
Date Closed: unknown


The first St Patrick's Catholic Church, Blacktown was opened and blessed on 18/6/1892. It was built in Patrick Street, on land donated by Thomas Patrick Fitzsimmons, together with the bricks and other funds. After the church was closed the land was sold in 1980, and the headstones, including that of T P Fitzsimmims moved to the new church site in Allawah Street. The current church building was opened and blessed on 7/12/1986. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photograph uploaded 17/7/2020.


Note 1: Sourced from:file:///C:/Users/John/Downloads/FAMILIES-OF-DOONSIDE-BASED-ON-THE-NSW-STATE-ELECTORAL-ROLL-OF-1913%20(7).pdf - page 18.

Last Updated: Sunday 31st January, 2021