Glenora Methodist Church - Former
Glenora Methodist Church - Former 18-11-2019 - L J Hooker Glenorchy - squiiz.com.au
Glenora Methodist Church - Former 18-11-2019 - L J Hooker Glenorchy - squiiz.com.au

Glenora Methodist Church - Former

Glenora, TAS 7140

Church Information

Church Name: Glenora Methodist Church - Former
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Methodist (Wesleyan and Other)
Street Address: 6 Kenmore Rd, Glenora TAS 7140, Australia
Suburb: Glenora
State: TAS
Postcode: 7140
Foundation Stone Laid: 16-09-1896
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone laid on 16/9/1896 by Mr Shaw. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

Note: Email received dated 23/6/2021 from Jill Appleyard states: 

'I have the diary of my great grandmother Mary Garret (1873-1943) who was present at the laying of the foundation stone by a Mr Shaw on Wednesday 16 September 1896. "Mr Shaw came up by morning train. After dinner the Foundation Stone of the Church was laid, a Draper's and Grocer's excursion train came about 20 past 4. Refreshments were ready in the shed by the school. Mr Shaw, Mr Brownell, Mr W Shoobridge, Mr Salter all spoke & Mr Bridgewood gave the opening prayer. Mr Shaw laid the stone. Everything went off very well."'

Date Opened: 00-00-1896
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org

Comments

The former Glenora Methodist Church property is now privately owned. It was built about 1896 but has been closed for many years. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 20/11/2019.

 

Last Updated: Saturday 31st July, 2021
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