St Brigid's Catholic Church - Former
St Brigid's Catholic Church - Former 26-07-2020 - Friends of St Brigid's Assoc Inc - See Note.
St Brigid's Catholic Church - Former 18-08-2013 - gervo1865_2-LJ Gervasoni - See Note

St Brigid's Catholic Church - Former

Crossley, VIC 3283

Church Information

Church Name: St Brigid's Catholic Church - Former
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: 212 Koroit-Port Fairy Rd, Crossley VIC 3283, Australia
Suburb: Crossley
State: VIC
Postcode: 3283
Foundation Stone Laid: 28-06-1914
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone records: + This stone was laid by - The Most Revd Joseph Higgins DD - Bishop of Ballarat - on Sunday the 28th of June AD 1914 - F & E Deague ~Contractors - A A Fritsch ~ F R V I A Melb.

A stone tablet records: This stone was laid - to commemorate the - Centenary of - Saint Brigids Church - on the 28th of June 2014.

Date Opened: 00-00-1914
Date Closed: 00-00-2006


The former St Brigid's Catholic Church, Crossley no longer functions as a church. It was built about 1914 with funding largely from Irish Settlers, and closed about 2006. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 28/9/2021.

Note: Photogaph attribution/sourc -  AND

Note: Photograph attribution/source -

For more of the St Brigid's story see - Church on the Hill: A Centenary History of St Brigid's, Crossley, and its Irish Australian Community by Helen Doyle. Not sighted.


Last Updated: Tuesday 28th September, 2021