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From the Collection of Uniting Church Archives - Synod of Victoria 54 Serrell Street Malvern East Victoria

Description
B & W photograph of the Rev. Horace Gowty shaking hands with an unidentified man.
Size
153 x 203 mm
Object Registration
F201-2
Keywords
horace henrty gowty, lilian may gowty, margerty gowty, christian endeavour, meatian, home missionary, methodist, local preacher
Historical information
Horace Henry Gowty (1903 - 1981). Started preaching whilst a member of Christian Endeavour. Served as a local preacher at Meatian, in the Mallee. At the age of 47 became a Home Missionary in the Methodist Church, serving at Lalbert, Birchip, Fitzroy and Alice Springs. On returning to Victoria he went to Poowong. He was ordained in 1967 at the age of 63, and went to Deloraine in Tasmania. On retiring, he and his wife moved to Berriwillock. He died at Sea Lake in 1981.
When Made
Undated c.1950s
Last updated
10 Jan 2019 at 3:29PM