City Baptist Church, Launceston, Tasmania

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Title

City Baptist Church, Launceston, Tasmania

Subject

Baptist, buttress, Christ Church Congregational Church, City Baptist Church, Gothic, Gothic Revival, Grainger & D’Ebro, lancet window, Launceston, pinnacle, pointed arch, spire, Tas, Tasmania, tower, tracery, turret.

Description

Baptist City Church in the Tasmanian city of Launceston was built as Christ Church Congregational Church between 1883 and 1885. The brick and cement building was designed by Melbourne architects Grainger & D’Ebro. It is in the Gothic style and features buttresses, pointed arches on the windows and entrances, tracery on the central windows, a square tower with corner turrets and topped by a spire, lancet windows, and many small pinnacles. The building was purchased by the Baptist Church in 1983.

For their website see http://www.citybaptistchurch.net/somehist.htm

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

September 9, 2012

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photograph

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Original Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

Files

Citation

“City Baptist Church, Launceston, Tasmania,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed August 24, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/1045.