*__moorlands 1971- ws

Moorlands, Toowong, 1971. Moorlands was built in 1892 for the Mayne family of Brisbane. It replaced an earlier timber residence on the site which was known as Moorlands Villa. The architect was Richard Gailey. The Methodist (later Uniting) Church bought the property in 1971 and the Wesley Hospital, which opened in March 1977, was built in the grounds behind the house. (State Library of Queensland. Neg: 34505)

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