Chalmers Presbyterian Church - Former
Chalmers Presbyterian Church - Former 09-01-2014 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane

Chalmers Presbyterian Church - Former

Launceston, TAS 7250

Church Information

Church Name: Chalmers Presbyterian Church - Former
Church Previous Name: Chalmers Free Church
Denomination: Presbyterian Church of Australia
Street Address: 134 St John St, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
Suburb: Launceston
State: TAS
Postcode: 7250
Foundation Stone Laid: 19-01-1859
Foundation Stone Notes: Foundation Stone laid by Rev James Lindsay, minister of the church. More information/photographs of the Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaques are invited.
Date Opened: 15-01-1860
Date Closed: 01-01-1981


Built in 1859 as a Free Church of Scotland, it became a Presbyterian Church in 1896. The opening services was held in 1860. The opening day - morning service was conducted by Rev W Nicolson, Chalmers Free Church, Hobart Town, the afternoon service by Rev W Law, minister Congregational Church, St Johns Square, and the evening service by the minister Rev J Lindsay. The church was deconsecrated in 1981. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 08/09/2016.
Last Updated: Friday 29th June, 2018