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Archbishop Mannix
Archbishop Mannix

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Commemorates Archbishop Daniel Mannix who came to Australia in 1912, having been specifically selected by the incumbent, Archbishop Carr, as a useful weapon in redressing Catholic grievances.

Archbishop Mannix was one of the most vocal church leaders, and was outspoken on the issues of Irish nationalism, Communism and the education system. He was the Prime Minister’s main opponent on conscription during World War One, but was ironically Chaplain-General of the Australian Armed Forces during World War One.

Location

Address:Gisborne Street & Cathedral Place, St Patrick`s Cathedral, East Melbourne, 3002
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.810593
Long: 144.975992
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Religion
Monument Designer:Nigel Boonham
Link:http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/adbonli…
Source: MA,ADB
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