St Colomb's Church & War Memorial Cross (Clayfield Anglican)

Stage Number: MBNH.10.01.10

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Clayfield-Albion-Hamilton

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 23 Victoria St, Clayfield

Latitude & Longitude: -27.41805556,153.05497222

Time Link: 1889

Map Link: 1890

Image Time Point: 1890

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St Colomb’s Church & War Memorial Cross (Clayfield Anglican) was built in 1899 (church), 1921 (memorial) Architect: J.H. Buckeridge. This Anglican Church was first sited in Collins Street, Clayfirld. Moved to Victoria Street in 1920. A Cross of Remembrance War Memorial was placed, facing Sandgate Road, in 1921. In 1964, brick vesteries, a chapel and a columbarium were added at the rear. The Memorial Gardens, planted in front of the war memorial, were destroyed in c2001, when this part of the site was sold to become a Sandgate Road liqour store and carpark.


Brisbane City Council, Heritage Register Summary,

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 18 chains to the inch. Map of City of Brisbane and suburbs issued with Pugh’s Almanac. 18 chains to the inch. 634512