Stockton Colliery Disaster CentenaryPrint Page
A grove of banksia trees was planted on the centenary of the 1896 Stockton Colliery Disaster by the descendants of the original victims and their rescuers.
The trees lead from the gate piers erected in 1897 to the victims of the disaster to the Rescuers Memorial Stone. The plaque is situated on the Memorial Stone.
|Address:||Mitchell & Clyde Street, Lynn Oval, Stockton, 2295|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.912558|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 1st December, 1996|
( Plaque on memorial stone)
The banksias leading to this memorial plaque were planted on 1 December 1996 on the occasion of the centenary of the Stockton Colliery Disaster of 1896.
The banksias were planted by
Plaque funded by the NSW Department of Mineral Resources