St Andrews Uniting Church   Former

St Andrew's Uniting Church - Former

Merino, VIC 3310

Church Information

Church Name: St Andrew's Uniting Church - Former
Church Previous Name: Scots' Presbyterian Church
Denomination: Uniting Church in Australia
Street Address: 38 Levy St, Merino VIC 3310, Australia
Suburb: Merino
State: VIC
Postcode: 3310
Foundation Stone Laid: 08-08-1869
Foundation Stone Notes: No Foundation Stone or Memorial Plaque details are known. Information/photographs are invited.
Date Opened: unknown
Date Closed: unknown


The former St Andrew's Uniting Church is now privately owned. "From as early as 1842 Presbyterian services were held in private homes and at the 'Farmers Arms' Inn at Merino until the church was built." (Extract The church was opened in 1869, the opening sermon given by Dr Turnbull. The afternoon service was given in Gaelic by the Rev McCulman, in recognition of the large number of Scottish emigrants. More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photograph uploaded 16/03/2016

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Last Updated: Sunday 24th February, 2019