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Glencoe
Queensland
Residence and fields at Glencoe.jpg
Rural home and fields, 2014
Population: 385
Postcode: 4352
LGA: Toowoomba Region
State District:
  • Nanango
  • Toowoomba North
Federal Division: Groom
Suburbs around Glencoe:
Gowrie Little Plain Gowrie Little Plain
Lilyvale
Meringandan West
Cutella Glencoe Cawdor
Kingsthorpe Gowrie Junction
Kingsthorpe
Gowrie Junction

Glencoe is a locality in the Toowoomba Region local government area of the Darling Downs in southern Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Cenus Glencoe and surrounds recorded a population of 385.

The area was once known as Gowrie Scrub.

Amenities

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Glencoe, 2007
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Glencoe, 2007

The Bethlehem Lutheran Church opened in 1880 and celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2005.

Lutheran cemetery, Glencoe, 2007
Lutheran cemetery, Glencoe, 2007

Two cemeteries are located adjacent to one another in Glencoe Road. One is associated with the neighbouring Lutheran Church; the other is a non-denominational cemetery operated by the Toowoomba Regional Council.


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