October 27th - Fr Francis Larive said the first post-Reformation Mass in Devizes in a rented warehouse where Chantry Court now stands.
May - Wyndham Villas purchased. St Joseph’s School established.
Temporary chapel built.
July 16th - Foundation stone for church of The Immaculate Conception laid.
August - Arrival of Sr Athanase and Sr Stanislaus from India and Sr Josephine from Annecy.
Establishment of St Joseph’s School in the rented warehouse.
January 25th - Church of The Immaculate Conception opened.
Temporary chapel used as a school room for St Joseph’s School.
Arrival of Fr Francis Decompoix.
Departure of Fr Larive to Malmesbury.
Appointment of Fr Decompoix as Parish Priest.
St Joseph’s School building enlarged.
Fr Bouvard appointed Parish Priest.
Mother Bridget O’Callaghan appointed headmistress of St Joseph’s School.
Fr Louis Valluet, from Savingy in Savoy, appointed curate.