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The plaque commemorates the visit of Cyril Forster Garbett, Lord Archbishop of York, Primate of England. who preached in the church in November, 1951.

GRAFTON, Wednesday.—The Bishop of Grafton (Rt. Rev. C. E. Storrs) announced today that the Archbishop of York (Most  Rev. Dr. Cyril Garbett) would preach in St. Andrew's, Lismore, at 11 a.m. on November 4 and at Grafton Cathedral at 7.30 p.m. the same day during his Australian tour. 
Northern Star (Lismore, NSW), 20 September 1951. 



Address:10 Zadoc Street, St Andrew`s Anglican Church, Lismore, 2480
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.805409
Long: 153.279884
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Actual Event Start Date:04-November-1951
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Actual Event End Date:04-November-1951


Front Inscription

To the glory of God

This tablet is erected to commemorate the visit of the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Cyril Forster Garbftt, M.A., D.D.

Lord Archbishop of York  
Primate of England

Who preached in this Church on the morning of Sunday, 4th November, 1951

Christopher E. Storrs  John V. J. Robinson 
Bishop                         Rector


Source: MA
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