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08-January-2014
08-January-2014

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The Memorial commemorates miners who have been killed in the district`s coal mines.

Location

Address:12 Silkstone Road, Coal Creek Historical Village, Korumburra, 3950
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.445217
Long: 145.830536
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Disaster
Sub-Theme:Industrial

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 15th March, 1981
Front Inscription

Plaque:
This Memorial Was Erected In 1981
In Memory Of Those Men Listed
Below Who Were Killed; And As A 
Tribute To Those Who Toiled, In The
Korumburra And District Coal Mines,
From Their Inception Until The
Last Mine Closed.

(names) 

Plaque:
This Plaque Was Unveiled By
The Honorable
Robert MacLellan, MLA,
Minister Of Transport
On March 15, 1981

Plaque:
Additional Names Listed By The
Korumburra Historical Society 2011
[Names] 
 

Inscription in Proximity

Memorial Stone beside the Church
Coal Creek Heritage Village.

This memorial was erected in 1981
in memory of those men listed below who were killed,
and as a tribute to those who toiled,
in the Korumburra and district coal mines
from their inception until the last mine closed.

[ Names ]

Source: MA,RHSV
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