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St James Anglican Church
St James Anglican Church 00-07-2012 - (c) gordon@mingor.net
St James' Anglican Church 03-03-2016 - Bahnfrend - See Note.

St James' Anglican Church

Moora, WA 6510

Church Information

Church Name: St James' Anglican Church
Church Previous Name: -
Denomination: Anglican Church of Australia
Street Address: Clinch St & Roberts St, Moora WA 6510, Australia
Suburb: Moora
State: WA
Postcode: 6510
Foundation Stone Laid: 04-03-1911
Foundation Stone Notes: 

Foundation stone records: "To the Glory of God - and in memory of - Walter Padbury - a well known pioneer who landed in the state - in 1829 - This stone was laid by - The Hon W T Loton JP - March 4th 1911...


Date Opened: 15-11-1911
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


St James' Anglican Church of Moora. The foundation stone was laid in memory of Walter Padbury Snr on 4th March 1911. He was a well-known pioneer who landed in the state in 1829 and passed away in 1907. The church building was consecrated on 15/11/1911 by the Bishop of Perth, Rev'd Riley. Walter Padbury Sen. was an avid benefactor of the Anglican Church and his generous donations and support assisted the establishment of the Diocese of Bunbury. The Padbury family is particularly remembered in the Guildford and Bassendean areas. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 1/10/2018.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Bahnfrend - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=47381885
Last Updated: Monday 1st October, 2018