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Baptist Union Centenary : 13-August-2012
Baptist Union Centenary : 13-August-2012

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A foundation stone commemorates the centenary of the Baptist Union of Victoria.

The Baptist Union of Victoria (BUV) was formed in 1862, and is the umbrella organisation for over 200 Baptist churches in Victoria.


Address:Royal Parade, Whitley College , Parkville, 3052
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.787444
Long: 144.958489
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1862
Approx. Event End Date:1962


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st September, 1962
Front Inscription

This Foundation Stone was unveiled
to the glory of God by
Reverend J. E. Newnham M.A., B.D
on 1st September 1962
to mark the centenary of
the Baptist Union of Victoria 

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au