Links and references:

The University of Newcastle Cultural Collections hold a wealth of documents, photographs and artifacts. The following links may be of interest to those looking for material related to Newcastle Cathedral:

Some very early photos of the cathedral held by the University Of Newcastle Cultural collections

Newcastle Cathedral N.S.W.: Its history in pictures for one hundred years 1812-1912 by Anglican Diocese of Newcastle

Christ Church Newcastle’s First Register from 1818

Listing of University of Newcastle held archives

Genealogy researchers might also be interested in the following two links:

Hunter Valley Genealogy records of the Cathedral Headstone Transcriptions and Burials

Baptisms, Marriages and Burials at Christ Church, Newcastle NSW 1804-1900, published by Newcastle Family Historical Society

The First Christ Church

NSW Government Heritage Information


Murray, J. (1991) The Vision Splendid: Christ Church Cathedral, A Parish History
Magazine Associates References, Hamilton
This highly recommended book is available in the Cathedral Shop for $15.00

Elkin, A.P. (1955) The Diocese of Newcastle
Australasian Medical Publishing Company Limited, Sydney

Rowland, E.C. (1948) A Century of the English Church in New South Wales
Macarthur Press, Sydney

Symonds, E. (1898) The Story of the Australian Church London
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge