Front and rear of the former Fremantle Synagogue

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Title

Front and rear of the former Fremantle Synagogue

Subject

Romanesque, Federation Romanesque, synagogue, Judaism, Fremantle, WA, Western Australia, stained glass, turrets, turret

Description

The first purpose-built synagogue in Western Australia, Fremantle Synagogue was built by J. McCracken in the Romanesque style (architectual firm Oldham and Eales) in 1902 but services only continued in the building until 1910. Constructed in brick, decoration includes side turrets, a Star of David at the apex of the gabled parapet, half windows and finials.

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

7 Mary 2011

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photographs

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Original Format

2 x Digital Photograph

Files

Citation

“Front and rear of the former Fremantle Synagogue,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed August 18, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/302.