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St Peter's Anglican Church
Makhanda (Grahamstown) district, Eastern Cape

Date:1877
Type:Anglican Church
Style:Kent Style
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
33°14'53.65" S 26°21'18.93" E Alt: 501m

Situated on the farm Hilton.

Attached is a scan of an article, "Visit to Table Hill Farm and Hilton", Annals of the Grahamstown Historical Society, v.2 no.3 1977, p.71-79. Read article
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The two tablets on the wall read:

To the Glory of God
and in Memory of
ROBERT JOHN MULLINS
CANON OF GRAHAMSTOWN
CURATE OF THE COUNTRY DISTRICTS 1869-1913.
PRIEST OF THIS CONGREGATION 1871-1913.
BY WHOSE EFFORTS THIS CHURCH WAS ERECTED 1877.
THIS TABLET WAS ASCRIBED BY THE CONGREGATION.
WATCH YE STAND FAST IN THE FAITH,
QUIT YOU LIKE MEN, BE STRONG.

To the Glory of God
THIS CHURCH WAS BUILT
in memory of
GEORGE TOMPSON
CANON OF THE CATHEDRAL AND
CURATE OF THE COUNTRY DISTRICTS
1847-1874
IN JOURNEYINGS OFTEN.