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25-August-2015 : Tree plaque in Public Hall
25-August-2015 : Tree plaque in Public Hall
Photographs supplied by Tim Fitzgerald

An avenue of trees commemorates those who served in World War One.

An avenue of 56 trees were planted in 1917 in honour of the district soldiers. The avenue was officially opened by Councillor Laidlaw , President of the Lexton Shire. Trees were also planted for Councillors, Laidlaw, Neal and Quayle in recognition of their assistance.

The Ballarat Courier, 11th June 1917.  

Location

Address:Pyrenees Highway, Amphitheatre, 3468
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.181351
Long: 143.402424
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1917
Source: MA,RSLV, VWHI
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