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The church of St Paul's, Cobbitty and its Parsonage, c1877 / photographer unknown
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Title:
The church of St Paul's, Cobbitty and its Parsonage, around 1877 / photographer unknown
Date:
[c1877]
Format:
1 albumen print; sepia toned ; 10.5 x 15.2 cm.
Inscription:
Photograph is pasted into a Thorne family album.
Subject:
Description:
The church of St Paul's, Cobbitty, had been built in 1842 but tenders were not called for the erection of a parsonage at Cobbitty until August 1869. George Allen Mansfield was the architect. [ref: SMH 5 August 1869 p.8]
At the time this photograph was taken the Parsonage was the home of the incumbent Rev Arthur Wellesley Pain and his wife Annie Bisdee Thorne.
Provenance:
Estate of Rosalie Ann Watkins, nee Thorne, (1850-1927) of Penrose, Marsden Street Parramatta; Kenneth Stewart, Sydney antiquarian bookseller
Source:
Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection ;
Rights:
You may save or print this image for research and study. If you wish to use it for any other purposes, you must contact Sydney Living Museums to request permission.
Material Type:
Picture
Record number:
37895