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The plaque commemorates the founders of Methodism in the Booval area in 1865 and was unveiled during the centenary celebrations in 1965. 


Address:116 Jacaranda Street, Trinity Uniting Church, North Booval, 4304
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.607976
Long: 152.785302
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1865


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 25th July, 1965
Front Inscription

This plaque is erected in grateful memory of the founders of Methodism in this area, 1865.

Rev. J. Buckle
James Cooper        James Pocock
Richard Seymour   Thomas Barrett
Adam Perrett          Henry Middleton

And also to those who, following their example have continued to serve and witness for Christ and the church with faith, vision and courage during the century 1865 to 1965.

"To God be the glory great things He hath done"

Unveiled - Centenary Celebrations 25th. July, 1965. by Rev. George Nash B. A. President of the Conference

Rev. F. W. J. Morrell  Minister
S. H. Kruger              Secretary
D. J. Nunn                 Treasurer

Source: MA
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