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11-March-2018
11-March-2018

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The plaque commemorates the dedication of the Bi-Centenary Centre in October 1974. The celebrations in 1974 commemorated the discovery of Norfolk Island by Captain James Cook in 1774. 

 

Location

Address:Taylors Road, Bicentenary Centre, Norfolk Island, 2899
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -29.032629
Long: 167.949824
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Actual Event STart Date:10-October-1774
Actual Event End Date:10-October-1974

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 10th December, 1974
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the dedication of the Bi-Centenary Centre during the Bi-Centenary celebrations of the discovery of Norfolk Island on 10 October 1774 by Captain James Cook, R. N., F.R.S.

Unveiled by Mr W. M. Randall, O.B.E., Chairman of the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Celebration`s Committee on 12 October 1974.

 

Source: MA
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