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A plaque commemorates the death of the Duke of Clarence who was the eldest son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) and Alexandra, Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra), and the grandson of the reigning monarch at the time, Queen Victoria.
From the time of his birth, he was second in the line of succession to the throne, but he did not become king because he died before his father and his grandmother, the Queen.
|Address:||225 Sturt Street, Ballarat Town Hall, Ballarat, 3350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.562111|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||14-January-1892|
|Actual Event End Date:||14-January-1892|
|Monument Designer:||F. W. Commons|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||August, 1982|
H.R.H the Duke of Clarence and Avondale. Obit. January 14th 1892.
This tablet was erected by the citizens of Ballarat. In the month of September 1892