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27-July-2014
27-July-2014
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A plaque commemorates the first service conducted in a Scandinavian language in Queensland from this church in June 1872.

Location

Address:25 Wickham Terrace, St. Andrew`s Lutheran Church, Spring Hill, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.464109
Long: 153.028069
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Religion
Actual Event STart Date:26-June-1872
Actual Event End Date:26-June-1872

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 24th June, 2012
Front Inscription

     To Commemorate
The First Recorded Scandinavian
     Language Service
In Queensland On This Site
        26 June 1872
Conducted By The Norwegian
Pastor Christoffer Gaustad,
     Danish Language.
Unveiled By Pastor Frede Tramm,
Danish Church in Australia
   24 June 2012 S.D.G.
(Inscription in Danish) 

Source: MA
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