Windsor School of Arts

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Name: Windsor School of Arts

Group: School of Arts

Type: Institutional Location

Years at Location: 1911-Ceased?

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The Windsor Council Chambers was built 1896/97 and opened cMarch 1897. The building was constructed with porphyry (Brisbane Tuff) stone, mined from the site.The Council was originally a Shire Council and 1904 became a Town Council. In 1925 Windsor Town was amalgamated into the Greater Brisbane area. William Jolly, a Mayor of Windsor became the first Mayor of Greater Brisbane

Impact on Brisbane Society

Further research is underway.

Citations

David Teague, Windsor Council Chambers 1897-1997 Published by the Windsor and Districts Historical Society 1997

Image Citations

Windsor School of Arts, Windsor, Queensland. Photographer: orderinchaos [https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Windsor_School_of_Arts_2.jpg]

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