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Hawthorn Christ Church Centenary
Hawthorn Christ Church Centenary
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Stone commemorates the centenary of the laying of the original foundation stone by C. J. La Trobe


Address:Church & Denham Streets , Christ Church, Hawthorn, 3122
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.833889
Long: 145.030833
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Actual Event STart Date:19-November-1853
Actual Event End Date:19-November-1953


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 22nd November, 1953
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This stone was laid on 22nd November 1953 by the archbishop of Melbourne The Most Rev J.J. Booth, M.C., B.A., D.D. to commemorate the centenary of this church. The foundation of which was laid on 19th November 1853 by Charles La Trobe, Governor of victoria

Source: MA,VMR
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