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Agency:
Anglican Parish of Devonport
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1854
End Date:
01 Jan 1959
Description:
The Parish of the City of Devonport (2016) has congregations at St Johns Church - [West] Devonport (Formby), St Olaves Church - The Don and St Pauls Church - East Devonport (Torquay).

St Paul's Church at East Devonport was the mother church until the parish split into East Devonport and West Devonport in 1959. The congregation first met in the police building in 1854.

Outcentres in the past have included All Saints - Spreyton and St James - Northdown.
Information Sources:
"Our Heritage of Anglican Churches in Tasmania" by Dorothea I. Henslowe and Isa Hurburgh
Functions Performed:
Religion
Controlling Agencies:
Anglican Diocese of Tasmania (NG373)01 Jan 1809
Series Created By Agency:
NS6136 Building Specifications and Plans30 Nov 187528 Feb 1960

NS6115 Offertory Book - St Paul's Church, East Devonport19 Jun 188131 Jan 1902

NS5890 Register of Services - Formby (Former Name of West Devonport)07 Jun 188513 Jan 1901

NS6131 Minutes of Meetings - Annual Meetings of the Congregation of St John's Church, West Devonport24 Jan 188703 Feb 1916

NS5907 Register of Baptisms - Parish of Devonport03 Sep 189012 Jul 2008

NS5909 Register of Burials - Parish of Devonport and North Down17 Sep 189026 May 1988

NS6117 Register of Marriages - Parish of Devonport and Northdown01 Nov 189029 Sep 1897

NS6108 Attendance Register - St Paul's Sunday School07 Feb 189218 Jan 1931

NS5912 Register of Marriages - Parish of Mersey24 Jun 189603 Feb 1912

NS6130 Minutes of Meetings - Churchwardens, St John's (West Devonport)19 Mar 189703 Feb 1916

NS5895 Minutes of Meetings - Parish of Devonport; Agm East Devonport29 Jan 190018 Feb 1921

NS5893 Register of Services - St Olave's Church, Don19 Mar 190117 Dec 2017

NS6124 Minutes of Meetings - Building Committee, St John's Church08 Aug 190515 Dec 1957

NS6114 Photographs27 Feb 190631 Oct 1978

NS5537 Administrative Papers - Church of England Mens Society (Cems), Devonport03 Aug 191127 Jun 1917

NS5913 Register of Marriages - Parish of Devonport19 Mar 191229 Feb 2004

NS5891 Register of Services - St John's Church, Devonport01 Jan 191608 Nov 2010

NS5896 Minutes of Meetings - Churchwarden, Vestry and Agms, St John's Church30 Jan 192317 Oct 1949

NS6135 Subject Files - Parish of Devonport01 Jan 194008 Dec 1987

NS5902 Minutes of Meetings - St John's Church Vestry12 Sep 194910 Jul 1979

NS5911 Register of Banns - Parish of Devonport - St John's10 Sep 195018 Aug 1991

NS5897 Minutes of Meetings - Parish Council, St John's, St Paul's and St Olave's, Parish of Devonport14 Apr 195530 May 1961

NS5908 Register of Baptisms - Parish of East Devonport and Spreyton28 Sep 195717 Feb 2002

NS6119 Register of Burials - Parish of East Devonport and Spreyton13 Dec 195703 Sep 2001

NS5914 Register of Marriages - Parish of East Devonport21 Dec 195704 Nov 2005

NS5894 Register of Services - All Saints Church, Spreyton08 Sep 195927 Dec 2009

NS5906 Minutes of Meetings - Young Anglican Fellowship, St John's23 Feb 196112 May 1964

NS6109 Minutes of Meetings - Mothers' Union North West Regional Executive27 Oct 196102 Mar 2010

NS5903 Minutes of Meetings - St Olave's Vestry15 Jul 196207 Jun 1977

NS5904 Minutes of Meetings - St John's Women's Guild16 Jun 196406 Jun 1990

NS6129 Minutes of Meetings - North- West Central Rural Deanery19 Oct 196427 Sep 1982

NS6128 Minutes of Meetings - St John's Church Advisory Service Project20 Mar 196611 Jun 1975

NS6121 Register of Services - St Olave's Church and St John's17 Apr 196622 Nov 1984

NS6127 Minutes of Meetings - St Paul's Vestry and Agms23 Jul 196821 Nov 1974

NS6110 Minutes of Meetings - Mothers' Union North West Regional Committee20 Aug 197221 Aug 2008

NS6118 Marriage Register Certificate Butts31 Mar 197309 Mar 1991

NS6134 Miscellaneous Reports - St John's Church30 Jun 197301 May 1990

NS5892 Register of Services - St Paul's Church, East Devonport07 Nov 197617 Dec 1989

NS6133 Minutes of Meetings - Miscellaneous14 Sep 198027 Oct 1987

NS6112 Attendance Book - Mothers' Union St John's Church, Devonport15 Jul 198101 Jul 2014

NS6132 Minutes of Meetings - Annual General Meetings of the Parish of Devonport (St Olave's and St John's)07 Aug 198302 Jul 1989

NS6111 Attendance Book - Mothers' Union North West Regional Committee Meetings14 Nov 198321 Aug 2008

NS5910 Register of Burials - Parish of Devonport01 Jun 198822 Feb 2008

NS5905 Minutes of Meetings - St Olave's Women's Guild04 Jul 199603 Aug 2010

NS6113 Minutes of Meetings - Mothers' Union St John's Church Branch01 Jul 200416 Oct 2013