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The fountain was erected by the Burgess of Dunolly to commemorate the jubilee year of the reign of Queen Victoria in 1887. It also states the Dunolly was proclaimed a Borough in 1858.
In 1887, the British Empire celebrated Victoria's Golden Jubilee. Victoria marked the fiftieth anniversary of her accession on 20 June 1887 with a banquet to which 50 kings and princes were invited.
|Address:||Market Street, Gordon Gardens, Dunolly, 3472|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.858752|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||20-June-1837|
|Actual Event End Date:||20-June-1887|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1887|
Erected by the Burgesses oof Dunolly.
In commemoration of the Jubilee Year of the reign of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria.
Councill9ors in office
Robert Ritchie J.P. Mayor
Henry O`Brien Daly J.P.
John Desmond J.P.
William Frederick Tatchell
Walter Thomas Hansford J.P.
William Henry Langler J.P.
John McAra Clover.
S. H. Butler. Town Clerk.
Creation of Municipality
Proclaimed a Borough
May 21st 1858.