1955: St Mark’s Anglican Church, Camberwell, Victoria.

Artist/Studio: Mervyn ‘Napier’ Waller c.1955.
Location: Camberwell, Victoria.
Building: St Mark’s Anglican Church.
Memorial: Canon Percy William Robinson.
Donor: Parishioners.
Photos dated: 11th July 2013.

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The Argus, Melbourne, Vic, Saturday 14th May 1955, page 20.

On Sunday, May 15, at 11 a.m., a stained glass window in memory of the late Canon P. W. Robinson, vicar of St. Mark’s from 1939 to 1952, will be dedicated by Bishop Donald Baker. All are cordially invited to attend. Canon M.W. Britten, Vicar.”

The Advertiser, Adelaide, SA, Thursday 13th November 1952, page 3.

“Victorian Church Identity Dead.
Canon Percy William Robinson, one of the best known Anglican clergymen in Victoria, died in Prince Henry’s Hospital on Tuesday night aged 69. During the depression he ran a soup kitchen in his parish hall at Prahran. He was rector of St. Mark’s Camberwell, until early this year. For many years he was associated with the Church of England Boys Society, first as honorary general secretary and later as chairman.”

Conservation/Restoration work on this window was done by the studio of Geoffrey Wallace studio at Caulfield, Victoria in 2013.

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