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A stone memorial cross in the church grounds commemorates the life and work of John Ramsden Wollaston, first chaplain of Bunbury 1842-1848.
The Anglican Church in Western Australia declared the Venerable John Ramsden Wollaston to be a Local Saint and Hero of the Province in 1984. He was the first Archdeacon of Western Australia from 1849 to 1856. He is also commemorated in the naming of the former Theological College in Perth (now used more as a conference centre), an Anglican School at Westfield and a nursing home in Albany.
|Address:||Flynn Street & Charterhouse Close , St Marks Church, Bunbury, 6230|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.343889|
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This Cross Commemorates
The Life And Work Of
JOHN RAMSDEN WOLLASTON M.A.
1st Chaplain of Port Leschenault
1842 - 1848.
He Built St. Mark`s Church Picton 1842.
Afterwards He Was Rector Of Albany And
ArchDeacon Of Western Australia.
He Died 3rd May 1858 And Was Buried At