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A plaque commemorates the bushfires which devastated Cressy and District in January 1944 and February 1977.

Location

Address:Yarima Road, Cressy Public Hall, Cressy, 3322
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.030371
Long: 143.633963
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Fire

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 11th February, 2007
Front Inscription

This plaque was erected to commemorate the fires that ravaged our district on 

January 14th 1944 - 15 lives lost

February 12th 1977 - 3 lives lost

Cressy District History Group

February 11th 2007

Source: MA
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