Charlton Uniting Church
Charlton Uniting Church 16-01-2020 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria
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Charlton Uniting Church

Charlton, VIC 3525

Church Information

Church Name: Charlton Uniting Church
Church Previous Name: Charlton Methodist Church
Denomination: Uniting Church in Australia
Street Address: 6 Halliday St, Charlton VIC 3525, Australia
Suburb: Charlton
State: VIC
Postcode: 3525
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: 

No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.

A stone tablet records: Charlton Methodist Sunday School Hall - Built to the Glory of God - This stone - was laid on - 30th November 1964 - by - Rev J E Richards - Minister.

A plaque records: Wesley Chapel - Built in 1876 and later used as a - Sunday School. The present church was - built for the Methodist community in 1885. *************** This project [restoration of the Chapel] was funded by Centenary of - Federation Victoria through the Victorian - Government's Community Support Fund.

A plaque below the cross with the bell records: This Bell Tower - erected February 1991 - incorporating the original bell - from the Charlton Presbyterian Church - built in 1871. - In memory of - Mr & Mrs R C Blackwood - using their generous bequest - Built by Mr G Bartlett and dedicated by Rev G Dyason.


Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


The Charlton Uniting Church building was erected about 1885. The first Methodist Chapel building in Charlton was erected about 1876. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 23/2/2020.
Last Updated: Sunday 23rd February, 2020