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13-September-2013
13-September-2013

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A plaque commemorates the former Vicar of St Peters and Canon of St Pauls Cathedral.

Location

Address:15 Gisborne Street, St Peters Eastern Hill, East Melbourne, 3002
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.809701
Long: 144.97529
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

To the glory of God and in memory of Ernest Selwyn Hughes

Born May 12, 1860.  Died June 16, 1942.

Missioner of the Holy Redeemer, Fitzroy 1889-93
Assistant Priest of St.Peter`s 1894-1900.
Vicar of St Peter`s Parish 1900-1926.
Canon of St Paul`s Cathedral from 1911

Priest of God and friend of Man

PIoneer of Church Revivial in Australia, who by his clear faith, tenacity of purpose and benevolent humanity set the feet of many on the road to God.

Source: MA
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