Exterior sculptural features, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Launceston

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Title

Exterior sculptural features, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Launceston

Subject

Anglican, heraldry, Holy Trinity Church, Gothic, Gothic Revival, grotesque, Launceston, Alexander North, sculpture, shield, Tas, Tasmania, lion

Description

Holy Trinity Anglican Church is in the northern Tasmanian city of Launceston. The church was designed by local architect Alexander North (1858-1945) and consecrated in 1902. The brick building is in the Gothic Revival style and features numerous relief sculptures around the exterior of the church. These include foliage, grotesque winged creatures, and a lion holding a heraldic shield.

The church website is at: http://www.holytrinitylaunceston.org/

For external photographs see

http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/975
http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/969

http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/966

 

 

Creator

Dorey, Margaret

Date

January 29, 2012

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

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Original Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

Files

Citation

“Exterior sculptural features, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Launceston,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed April 3, 2020, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/978.