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Basilica of St Patrick - Fremantle , Western Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 32° 03.052 E 115° 44.987
50H E 381971 N 6453242
Quick Description: The Basilica of St Patrick in Fremantle W.A
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 5/16/2013 1:39:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMH3H3
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 8

Long Description:
The Church was designed by Michael Francis Cavanagh in a gothic revival style, the foundation stone was laid on St Patrick’s Day, 17 March 1898 ( a thorough search of the outside of the building failed to locate the foundation stone ). The nave was opened on 3 June 1900. The design incorporated a nave with aisles and clerestory, transepts, a wide and spacious apse, with a tower and spire supported by flying buttresses rising from the northern side.

The building was raised to the status of a minor basilica in 1994 and is heritage listed
Type of Church: Basilica

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Dominant Architectural Style: gothic revival

Archdiocese: Perth

Diocese: Fremantle

Address/Location:
47 Adelaide St
Fremantle, W.A Australia
6160


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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