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A plaque commemorates Benjamin Jacobs who was the Church Warden for 45 years, a Sunday School teacher, and choir member.  

At St Luke`s Church Richmond, a tablet in memory of the late Mr. Benjamin William Henry (Harry) Jacobs, who had been rector's churchwarden for 45 years, Sunday school teacher and choir member, was unveiled and dedicated by the Ven. W.R Barrett, Archdeacon of Hobart. The rector (Rev. F. A.Carr) conducted the service. The late Mr. Jacobs was well known in the north.
Examiner (Launceston), 9th August 1947.  


Address:30 Torrens Street, St Luke`s Anglican Church, Richmond, 7025
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.738188
Long: 147.438807
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:August-1947
Front Inscription

To the glory of God and in memory of Benjamin William Henry (Harry) Jacobs

Died 1st August 1946 Aged 75 years.

Rector`s Church Warden for 45 years, Sunday School teacher, choir member , sexton

A tribute from parishioners and friends

"The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord" - Psalm 37, Verse 23

Source: MA
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