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Christ Church Anglican Church
Christ Church Anglican Church 12-05-2013 - Mattinbgn - See Note.
Christ Church Anglican Church 13-03-2021 - Derek Flannery

Christ Church Anglican Church

Murringo, NSW 2586

Church Information

Church Name: Christ Church Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: Murringo Rd, Murringo NSW 2586, Australia
Suburb: Murringo
State: NSW
Postcode: 2586
Foundation Stone Laid: 28-03-1866
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Notice Board records: Foundation Stone laid 28th March 1866   ~   Consecrated 7th Dec. 1866.

The foundation stone was laid by Mr John Pring, Esq., JP. on 28/3/1866. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

A plaque on the gate pillar records: This gateway was erected - in memory of the Pioneers - & to mark the Centenary - of Christ Church Murringo - March 1966.

A plaque on a rock in front of a tree records: In grateful recognition of 62 years dedicated - service to Christ Church Murringo by - Lily Dowling. - May her humble and unselfish example - inspire all who follow. - This tree was planted by the - parishoners on the occasion of - her retirement in 1981 aged 97. - 'Well done good and faithful servant'.

A plaque on a rock in front of a tree records: In loving memory of - Harriet Patterson ~ Rex Patterson - 23.7.1899 ~ 16.9.1995  11.9.1927 ~ 21.2.2010 - For their dedication & faithful service - to Christ Church Anglican Church Murringo - 24.11.2012.

Date Opened: 00-08-1866
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The Christ Church Anglican Church, Murringo is part of the Parish of Boorowa and the Diocese of Canberra & Goulburn. It was opened in August 1866, and consecrated on 7/12/1866. The decision to erect the church building, and the funding of the initial construction, was very strongly supported by Mr J Pring, the local magistrate. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 8/6/2021.

For more of the Christ Church Anglican Church story see - https://sites.google.com/site/murringo/anglicanchurch AND  One hundred years: Christ Church Murringo, 1866-1966 /Book by Murringo, New South Wales. Christ Church. Bib ID 2276569. Not sighted.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Mattinbgn (talk · contribs) - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=26300863

Last Updated: Monday 16th August, 2021