Kent Terrace Presbyterian Church (Wellington, N.Z.)

First meeting held to form a Presbyterian congregation in the neighbourhood of Kent Terrace took place on 7 May 1886. The first service was held in the Lyceum Hall on 9 May 1886. The Rev James Kennedy Elliott was induced as minister on 5 Oct 1886, having previously been minister at St James's Church, Newtown. From 19 Sep 1886 services were held in the Hall erected on corner of Kent Terrace and Pirie Street, until the new church was opened on 29 Nov 1896. The church buildings were demolished in Feb 1978. (see `Fifty years ago and today 1886-1936. Jubilee souvenir' by R Johnson).

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Date: 1915 From: Kent Terrace Presbyterian Church :Photographs of the Kent Terrace Presbyterian Church By: Spicer, Alan, 1863?-1923 Ref: PAColl-D-0033 Description: S McDowall, A Milne, R Johnson, J W Jack, H Horlor, H R Tolley, J C McDowall, W Craig, J Bingham, W H Godier (organist), T Graham, R Scott, A J McEldowney, W...
Date: 1962 By: Morton, Calder, Fowler & Styles (Firm) Ref: Plans-80-1695 Description: Detail at foot and head of sanctuary screen; elevation to north end of church as altered; part of ground floor plan as existing and as altered and choir and ...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1687 Description: Shows elevation facing Pirie Street and elevation facing west Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - E M Blake, F R I B A. May 2 1923 Quantity: 1 plan(s). P...
Date: 1923 Ref: Plans-80-1693 Description: Overall plan, with colour notes attached Colour charts, pale gumleaf and tapestry green attached to side of plan Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description...
Date: 1962 By: Morton, Calder, Fowler & Styles (Firm) Ref: Plans-80-1694 Description: Shows ground floor plan and organ and choir loft Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink and watercolour drawing on purple paper
Date: 1962 By: Morton, Calder, Fowler & Styles (Firm) Ref: Plans-80-1696 Description: Details of pulpit, communion table and lectern Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink and watercolour drawing on paper
Date: 1923 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1682 Description: Shows ground and first floor plans; plan of kitchen under platform and north, west and east elevations Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Thos Turnbull F....
Date: 1923 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1681 Description: Shows longitudinal section B.B, and ground and first floor plans Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Contractor C L Dentice Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical...
Date: 1923 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1683 Description: Shows detail of hood over entrance door and elevation and plan of finial Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink drawing on linen paper
Date: 1896 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1679 Description: Shows side and front elevations, longitudinal and cross sections Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Thos Turnbull F.R.I.B.A. architect Quantity: 1 plan(s...
Date: 1923 By: Beere & Seddon (Firm) Ref: Plans-80-1684 Description: Shows fencing etc on Kent Terrace and Pirie Street Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Beere & Seddon .. Surveyors 23 July 1923 Quantity: 1 plan(s). Phys...
Date: 1896 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1678 Description: Shows ground floor plan Inscriptions: Recto - centre - Thos Turnbull F.R.I.B.A. architect Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink and watercolour d...
Date: 1903 By: Turnbull, Thomas, 1824-1907 Ref: Plans-80-1680 Description: Shows gallery floor and ground floor plan Inscriptions: Recto - centre - Thos Turnbull F.R.I.B.A. architect Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1685 Description: Shows area of Dr Elliott's House, yard, plan of library beneath platform and details of classrooms wash house, pantry and kitchen. Approximate cost £4000 in...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1688 Description: Shows area of Dr Elliott's residence, yard, plan of library beneath platform and details of classrooms wash house, pantry and kitchen. Inscriptions: Recto -...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1686 Description: Shows upper plan Seating 235 ground floor hall; seating 80 gallery and total seating 315 of hall. Inscriptions: Recto - top right - E M Blake, F R I B A Ap...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1689 Description: Upper plan showing, roof, upper part of hall, girls' bible class room and bedrooms Seating accommodation 270 Inscriptions: Recto - top right - E M Blake, F...
Date: 1923 By: Blake, Edward McCallum, 1865-1929 Ref: Plans-80-1691 Description: Shows ground and first floor plans and front, west and east elevations Note with instructions to delete the following work: Class rooms nos 8 & 9 etc etc ....
Date: 1885-1974 By: Kent Terrace Presbyterian Church (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: MS-Group-1045 Description: Comprises minute books, marriage and baptism registers, financial records and miscellaneous papers, including those of Wellington Presbytery and Khandallah P...
Date: 1970-1979 From: Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand : Records of the Wellington and Wairarapa Presbyteries Ref: 88-017-08/08 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).