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The church of St Paul's, Cobbitty and its Parsonage, around 1877 / photographer unknown
1 albumen print; sepia toned ; 10.5 x 15.2 cm.
Photograph is pasted into a Thorne family album.
Gothic revival (architecture)
St. Paul's (Cobbitty, N.S.W.)
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.
Estate of Rosalie Ann Watkins, nee Thorne, (1850-1927) of Penrose, Marsden Street Parramatta; Kenneth Stewart, Sydney antiquarian bookseller
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St Paul's Church, Cobbitty, around 1875 / photographer unknown
St Paul's Church, Cobbitty, around 1880 / photographer unknown