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13-September-2015
13-September-2015

Photographs supplied by Bryan Cole

A plaque commemorates the closure of the Millbrook Primary School in 2010.

The plaque is located on a small stone wall which also contains the Millbrook Honour Roll. 

Location

Address:Gorge Road & Redden Drive, Cudlee Soldiers Memorial Hall Grounds, Cudlee Creek, 5232
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.840334
Long: 138.816588
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription
MILLBROOK PRIMARY SCHOOL 
THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE CLOSURE OF
MILLBROOK PRIMARY SCHOOL (1878-2010) WHICH
PROVIDED THE CHILDREN OF CUDLEE CREEK
AND MILLBROOK AREAS A RICH EDUCATION IN THEIR
PRIMARY SCHOOL YEARS. THE SCHOOL WAS LOCATED
ON SUNNINGHILL ROAD , 1KM FROM THIS SITE.
IT WAS THE LAST REMAINING STRUCTURE OF THE
MILLBROOK TOWNSHIP THAT WAS FLOODED AS
PART OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF MILLBROOK
RESERVOIR. THE ORIGINAL SCHOOL BUILDING
WAS DESTROYED IN THE 1983 ASH WEDNESDAY
BUSHFIRES THAT TORE THROUGH THIS COMMUNITY. 
Source: MA
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