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William Judkins : 08-December-2011
William Judkins : 08-December-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A three paned stained glass window, with the centre pane showing St George, the patron saint of England, with a slain dragon at his feet, commemorates William Henry Judkins (1869-1912), a fiery and popular activist against such social ills such as gambling.  

Location

Address:148 Lonsdale Street, Wesley Uniting Church, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.810252
Long: 144.968122
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Front Inscription

St George of England

To the glory of God and in memory of William Henry Judkins born 26th Feb., 1869.  Died 3rd Sept, 1912.  "I have fought a good fight"

Social Reform Leader.  A St George of the newer chivalry.  His work centred here.

Erected by his widow and daughter, and by the Central Mission

 

Source: MA
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