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First church at Bendemeer

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Saturday 29 October 1864, The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser

BENDEMEER.

Tuesday evening. - The foundation stone of the first
church in Bendemeer was laid by Mrs. Thomas A. Perry
to-day, and it is to be designated Saint Andrew's. Upwards
of one hundred and fifty persons were present. Prayer
was offered by the Rev. Thomas Johnstone. Everything
concluded in a most satisfactory manner. A collection
was made at the close of the proceedings, which
amounted to nearly £20.

Written by macalba

March 21, 2010 at 2:00 pm

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