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A stained glass window erected by parishioners commemorates George Hamilton Traill who donated land for the church. George Hamiton Traill was a local landowner and banker. 

In 1913 the church was destroyed in a bush fire  and only the altar, pulpit, lectern and font were saved. The stained glass windows and the building were destroyed. A new brick building was built and dedicated in 1914. Fortunately the stained glass artist, W.H.Montgomery, was still alive and he was able to reproduce exactly the windows that had been lost.

Location

Address:35 Arkaringa Crescent, Anglican Parish of St Agnes , Black Rock, 3193
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.969403
Long: 145.016089
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Religion
Monument Designer:W.H.Montgomery

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 12th December, 1908
Source: MA
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