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St Barnabas Anglican Church
St Barnabas Anglican Church 19-03-2020 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane
St Barnabas Anglican Church 19-03-2020 - John Huth, Wilston, Brisbane

St Barnabas Anglican Church

Urunga, NSW 2455

Church Information

Church Name: St Barnabas Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: 3 Bowra St, Urunga NSW 2455, Australia
Suburb: Urunga
State: NSW
Postcode: 2455
Foundation Stone Laid: 13-01-1899
Foundation Stone Notes: 

A stone at the front porch pillar of the church records: AM - DG - 13/1/1899.

A plaque records: This foundation stone was laid by - The Right Reverend Arthur Vincent Green - Third Lord Bishop of Grafton & Armidale - on the 13th January 1899 - For the first Church of St Barnabas the Apostle - in Morgo Street, Bellinger Heads ~ Urunga.

Foundation stone records: To the Glory of God - and in memory of those who - served in two World Wars - This stone was set by - The Rt Rev K J Clements, - Bishop of Grafton - 30th April 1960. - F J Board & Son ~ Architects - Rev A J Gerlach ` Rector.

A stone tablet records: Laus Deo - This stone was set by the - Rt Rev Robert Gordon Arthur - Sixth Lord Bishop of Grafton - to mark the consecration - of this Church - of St Barnabas the Apostle - on the eleventh of June, AD 1969 - Rector: Rev Sidney Welch.

A stone tablet records: The - Sanctuary and Hall - of this church were - Hallowed - by - + Donald - Bishop of Grafton - 21, June 1981 - Parish Priest: - The Rev'd Fr Eric Griffith.

Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The current St Barnabas Anglican Church, Urunga was built as a war memorial church in 1960, and consecrated on 11/6/1969. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 26/4/2020.
Last Updated: Sunday 26th April, 2020