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11-November-2013
11-November-2013

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Rose window in Cathedral and Transepts commemorates Archbishop Guildford Young who died in 1988.

He was ordained a priest in Rome on 3rd June, 1939, after a brilliant academic career at Propaganda Fide College. Returning to Australia he was appointed secretary to the Apostolic Delegation for a short time until he was consecrated Auxiliary Bishop of Archbishop McGuire of Canberra-Goulburn in St. Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney, on 8th September, 1948.

He was translated to Hobart as Coadjutor in November 1954, and succeeded to the See on the resignation of Archbishop Tweedy in September the following year.  He died in 1988.

Location

Address:Harrington Street, St Mary`s Cathedral, Hobart, 7000
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.880989
Long: 147.319564
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Religion
Monument Designer:Stephen Moor

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1989
Source: MA
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