Chamber's Free Church, Hobart - Former

Chamber's Free Church, Hobart - Former

Hobart, TAS 7000

Church Information

Church Name: Chamber's Free Church, Hobart - Former
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Presbyterian Church of Australia
Street Address: Harrington St & Bathurst St, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia
Suburb: Hobart
State: TAS
Postcode: 7000
Foundation Stone Laid: 03-10-1851
Foundation Stone Notes: The foundation stone was laid on 3/10/1851 by the Rev W Nicolson. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: 00-00-1852
Date Closed: 00-00-1949


The former Chamber's Free Church, Hobart was opened in 1852 by the Rev W Nicolson. After the congregation united with St Andrew's Presbyterian Church congregation in 1935, the combined congregation met alternately in the two churches until 1949. The Chamber's Free Church building was sold in 1952, and demolished in 1955, although the marriage register records a marriage being conducted the manse of the Chamber's Free Church, Hobart on 18/11/1876. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 22/5/2020.


Note 1: Copy of register reference (533) provided by Thomas Baker, 12/6/2019.

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Last Updated: Friday 22nd May, 2020