(Former) Methodist Church, Westbury, Tasmania

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Title

(Former) Methodist Church, Westbury, Tasmania

Subject

Bellcote, buttress, Crouch and Wilson, Gothic, Gothic Revival, lancet window, Methodist, Methodist Church, pointed arch, Tas, Tasmania, tracery, Uniting Church, Westbury.

Description

The current Uniting Church in the small Tasmanian town of Westbury was built as a Methodist Church. Building commenced in 1865 and it was completed in March 1867. It was designed by the Melbourne architectual firm (Thomas) Crouch and (Ralph) Wilson. The brick and pressed cement building is in the Gothic Revival style and based on late thirteenth century English churches. It features pointed arch doorway and windows, window tracery on the large window above the entrance, buttresses, a bellcote, and lancet windows.

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

October 20, 2012

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photograph

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Original Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

Files

Citation

“(Former) Methodist Church, Westbury, Tasmania,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed June 19, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/1143.