MRS MACQUARIE AND THE MYSTERY OF ST JOHN’S SPIRES

MRS MACQUARIE AND THE MYSTERY OF ST JOHN'S SPIRES

When St John’s church at Parramatta  (New South Wales)  was being remodelled circa 1817, Elizabeth Macquarie offered some advice to the project’s architect, Lieutenant John Watts. In 1895 Watt’s daughter, Mrs M.E. Bagot wrote, ‘….Mrs Macquarie produced a water-colour sketch of the Reculvers, a ruined church on

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