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The plaque commemorates the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Launceston Technical College.

To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the foundation of the Launceston Technical College the Mayor (Alderman. A. E. Wyett) will this afternoon unveil a tablet set in the Wellington-street wall of the College. The unveiling ceremony will precede the opening of a jubilee fair organised by the Junior Technical School, and will take place at 3 p.m.
Examiner (Launceston), 28th October 1938.


Address:Wellington & Paterson Streets, Technical College Building, Launceston, 7250
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -41.438107
Long: 147.134635
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Approx. Event Start Date:1888
Approx. Event End Date:1938


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 28th October, 1938
Front Inscription

1888  1938
This Tablet,
Erected By The Council Of The
Launceston Technical College
Commemorates The 50th Anniversary
Of The Establishment Of The College.
D. V. Allen.  Principal
H. E. Bennett.  Chairman


Source: MA
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