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06-February-2016
06-February-2016

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A time capsule commemorates the centenary of the Federation of the Australian colonies in January 1901.

 

Location

Address:Sir Henry Parkes Avenue, Corridor of Oaks, Park, Faulconbridge, 2776
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.695019
Long: 150.538518
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Federal
Actual Event STart Date:01-January-1901
Actual Event End Date:01-January-2001

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 1st December, 2001
Front Inscription

This time capsule was buried by the Blue Mountains City Council and the Faulconbridge Residents Association on Saturday, 1 December 2001

The contents commemorate our Centenary of Federation Year - 2001 and the important historic events surrounding it as enjoyed by the residents of the City of Blue Mountains the city within a World Heritage National Park.

It is to be opened on 1 December 2101

We hope you find the contents in excellent condition

Source: MA
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