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Reredos, St David’s Cathedral, Hobart. Carved 1949.


The Mercury: Saturday 5th November 1949, page 10

The Bishop of Tasmania (the Rt.Rev. G. F. Cranswick) will dedicate,a memorial window to Sir John andLady McCall in a service at St.David’s Cathedral, tomorrow, at 11a.m. The window, which is in the cloisters of the Cathedral, was presented to the church by the McCall family.
The Bishop also will dedicate a carved reredos of the Nixon Chapel Altar, the work of Mrs. C. A. Payne.
The reredos is a gift to the cathedral by the Friends of St. David’s and the old scholars of the Collegiate School.
The Bishop will be the preacher at the cathedral at 11 a.m. tomorrow. He will administer confirmation at St. Michael’s and All Angels,
Hobart, at 7 p.m.