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First Burial : October 2013
First Burial : October 2013

Photographs supplied by Nancy Alford

Memorial erected to commemorate the burial of Rosa Eliza Harris,  the first burial at the Geelong West Public Cemetery. The funds for the erection of the memorial were provided by public donations and cemetery tours. 

Location

Address:Minerva Road, Western Geelong Cemetery, Herne Hill , 3218
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.136396
Long: 144.330391
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1998
Front Inscription

               THE FIRST BURIAL AT THE                 
GEELONG WESTERN PUBLIC CEMETERY

                HARRIS
  Rosa Eliza 12.1.1858 9 MONTHS
Daughter of William and Eliza (Macbeth ) HARRIS

ALSO OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS BURIED HERE
(Names)
This plaque was placed in 1998 by the 
NATIONAL TRUST OF AUSTRALIA
(VICTORIA) GEELONG BRANCH
GEELONG FAMILY HISTORY GROUP
& GEELONG CEMETERIES TRUST 
           from funds provided
by public donations and tours of this cemetery

 

Source: MA
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