St Peters Catholic, Grandchester, Ipswich


Address: Grandchester, Ipswich
Opened: 1894

Many Catholic families came to Grandchester during the construction of Queensland's first railway line and some remained to take up land in the district consequently. Father Andrew Horan of Ipswich invited Archbishop Dunne to officially open and bless the present church in Grandchester on 4 November 1894. The building is of simple Gothic design and was constructed by Mr J Madden of Ipswich.
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