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Centenary of the Belcher Gift : 8-September-2011
Centenary of the Belcher Gift : 8-September-2011

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Plaque on the fountain commemorates the centenary in 1974 of the gift of the fountain to Geelong by G. F. Belcher, who was the Mayor of Geelong in 1874-1875.  The Belcher Fountain was imported from Italy and donated to the people .

Location

Address:Gheringhap & Malop Streets , Geelong, 3220
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.146202
Long: 144.358621
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1874
Approx. Event End Date:1974

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:1973
Front Inscription

Presented to the town of Geelong by G. F. Belcher, Mayor 1875-4

1874 1974 To commemorate the centenary of this gift to the citizens of Geelong by G.F. Belcher, Esq.

Source: MA
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