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Justice Norman Jenkin Plaque : March 2014
Justice Norman Jenkin Plaque : March 2014
Photographs supplied by Peter F Williams

Plaque commemorates Mr. Justice Norman Jenkyn who was a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and and Chancellor of the Diocese. His ashes and that of his wife are interred behind the plaque. 

Mr Justice Norman Jenkyn, chancellor of the Diocese of Sydney and president of the appellate tribunal of the Church of England in Australia, died in Sydney at the weekend. A funeral service will be held in St Andrew's Cathedral on Friday. Mr Justice Jenkyn, born on October 5, 1905, was educated at Fort Street High School and the University of Sydney. His service to law, church and community was long and distinguished. In 1965 he was appointed a Justice of the Supreme Court and served in that position until his retirement in 1975.
The Canberra Times, 19th February 1980.

 

Location

Address:George & Bathurst Streets, St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, 2000
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.874006
Long: 151.206581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Legal

Dedication

Front Inscription

                         In Loving Memory
                                  of
THE HON. MR JUSTICE NORMAN JENKYN, Q.C., LL.B  
                           1905 - 1980
Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
                           1965 - 1975
        Advocate of the Diocese of Sydney
                          1949 - 1967
           Chancellor of the Diocese
                          1973 - 1980
President Of The Appellate Tribunal Of The Church Of England In Australia  1977 - 1980 Whose Ashes Are Interred Behind This Plaque.
`Blessed Are They That Have Not Seen And Yet Have Been Believed`  John 20:29 The Ashes Of His Wife, Edeline Jenkyn, M.B.E., O.St.J. Were Interred Here In 1984

Source: MA
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