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A stained glass window erected by Church Trustees and friends commemorates Thomas Rhodes who died in 1916 at the age of 77. 

Thomas Rhodes was a businessmen who was well known for his philanthropic work. For nearly thirty years as President of the State Children's Council he strove for the welfare of South Australian waifs. For many years Mr Rhodes was superintendent of the Kent Town Methodist Sunday School as well as being involved in the Young Men's Christian Association and the Norwood School Board. 

Location

Address:Fullarton Road & Grenfell Street, Wesley Uniting Church, Kent Town, 5067
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.919308
Long: 138.622867
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 13th August, 1916
Left Side Inscription

In loving memory of Thomas Rhodes who died 11th January 1916. For 50 years he was a devoted worker of this church. Erected by Church Trustees and friends - 13th August 1916

Source: Wesley Uniting Church, MA
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