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20-November-2014
20-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Coburg Town Hall was built in honour of those who served in World War One.

The original building, built by Cockram & Cooper Builders and designed by C.R. Heather A.R.V.I.A., consisted of a white dome and two wings (each with a hall), and was officially opened on 1 April 1922, by the Earl of Stradbroke, and Mayor W.E. Cash.

Location

Address:90 Bell Street, Coburg, 3058
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.741189
Long: 144.969101
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:WW1
Actual Event STart Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919
Monument Designer:C.R.Heather A.R.V.I.A
Monument Manufacturer:Cockram & Cooper (builders)
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st April, 1922
Front Inscription

(Foundation Stone)

The foundation stone of this building.

Erected in honour of those who served in the Great War 1914-1918 was laid by His Excellency the Rt Hon Earl of Stradbroke K.C.M.G., C.B., C.V.O., C.B.E. on the 1st April 1922

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