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21-March-2015
21-March-2015

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Pomelo Tree planted in memory of the Chinese buried at or near the site during the 19th and 20th centuries. 

Location

Address:5 Victoria Street, Eaglehawk Cemetery, Eaglehawk, 3556
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.715267
Long: 144.265575
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 9th October, 1996
Front Inscription
          THIS POMELO TREE
(KNOWN TO THE CHINESE AS THE TREE OF LIFE)
    WAS PLANTED ON 9 OCTOBER 1996
IN RECOGNITION AND TO THE MEMORY OF 
THE MANY CHINESE BURIED IN OR CLOSE 
PROXIMITY TO THIS SITE DURING THE 
       19TH AND 20TH CENTURIES
Source: MA
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