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11-November-2014
11-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Russell Byers

The monument outside the western end of the Church was built over the grave of Father Murphy who died unexpectedly at the age of 35 years. It stands about five metres high and is built of Ravensfield stone.

The monument contains inscriptions to Reverend Bernard Murphy who died in 1863, the Very Reverend Patrick McCormack who died in 1951 and the Very Reverend Michael Foran who died in 1893.

The monument is surrounded by a wrought iron fence which also contains the grave of the Reverend Father Thomas Purcell. 

Location

Address:Queen Street, St Patrick`s Church, Singleton, 2330
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -32.559273
Long: 151.178704
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Religion

Dedication

Front Inscription

REV. BERNARD MURPHY
             DIED
28th SEPTEMBER 1863
AGED 35 YEARS

REQUIESCAT IN PACE

Left Side Inscription
Of Your Charity Pray for 
the repose of the soul of 
VERY REV PATRICK C. McCORMACK
P.P. SINGLETON
DIED 6th JANy 1951
AGED 83 YEARS
REQUESCAT IN PACE
Right Side Inscription
VERY REV MICHAEL FORAN, P.P.
DIED SEPt. 24th. 1893
AGED 47 YEARS.
R.I.P.

THIS TABLET HAS BEEN ERECTED 
BY THE A.H.C. GUILD 
AS A TOKEN OF LOVE AND RESPECT

 
Source: MA
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