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St. Matthias' Anglican Church Bombala NSW  no 1 by Kym Bradley
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Stunning Church and Grounds

Locally it is held that the Church was first used on 4/12/1857

Bombala. Material: Stone. Cost: £935.

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Is an old stone Church, built in 1857, “opened” on 27/11/1859 and consecrated 14/2/1872. An oak altar was given by Miss Edwards, of Burnima, in 1918, and a brass altar lectern, presented by Miss Kyle and Misses Garnock in 1909 There are tablets to the memory of A. B. Elliott, killed in action 1916, H. L. Murphy and R, B. Murphy, both killed in action 1918. A freestone tablet on the wall is to the memory of John Louis, son of the Rev. John Steele, died October 14, 1861; there is a stained glass window in memory of S. R. Steele, wife of Charles Harper, died December 31, 1875, aged 28; also a stained glass window, subject S. Matthias, but with no inscription. A new organ was provided in 1926. The bell is reported to be one of the original peal of old St. Philip’s, Sydney. It is of beautiful tone, but no inscription can be found on it. It was probably given by the Campbell family. The pewter communion vessels are inscribed “S. Matthias’ Church, Bombala, 1857.”

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  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeover 1 year ago

  • Thank you Audrey

    – Kym Bradley

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 1 year ago

  • Thank you Marie This is wonderful news Take care

    – Kym Bradley

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandover 1 year ago

    Well worked Kym.

    Clicking the banner takes you to the group….please enjoy it.

  • Thank you Derek, hope your well lovely weather this side of the world Take Care

    – Kym Bradley

  • Michael Matthews
    Michael Matthewsover 1 year ago

    Beautiful textures & composition Kym.

  • Thank you Michael, this is wonderful news, it was a real gem to find, Take Care

    – Kym Bradley

  • debsphotos
    debsphotosover 1 year ago

    *-)

  • Thank you Deb wonderful news have a Merry Christmas and a safe new year

    – Kym Bradley

  • debsphotos
    debsphotosover 1 year ago

    Thank you so much for the Christmas & New Year wishes Kym!! All the best to you and family as well!! *-)

  • Thank you Deb Enjoy the time with your family

    – Kym Bradley

  • myraj
    myrajover 1 year ago

    Great capture which looks great viewed larger.
    Congratulations on another feature Kym.
    Myra

  • Thank you Myra appreciate your kind comment Have a wonderful christmas and a safe new year

    – Kym Bradley

  • Leanna Lomanski
    Leanna Lomanskiover 1 year ago

  • Thank you Leanna, Have a wonderful christmas and a safe new year

    – Kym Bradley

  • Jane  mcainsh
    Jane mcainshover 1 year ago

  • Thank you, this is wonderful news, and greatly appreciated Take Care

    – Kym Bradley

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