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First Nunawading District Roads Board : 18-November-2011
First Nunawading District Roads Board : 18-November-2011
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Plaque commemorates the members of the first Nunawading District Roads Board

 

Location

Address:1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill Town Hall, Box Hill, 3128
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.819206
Long: 145.126622
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:Local

Dedication

Front Inscription

City of Nunawading

This panel was erected to commemorate the members of the first Nunawading District Roads Board.

William Yeomans, Chairman

Joseph Aspinall   Patrick Griffin   Nathaniel Berry   David Houston   William Ellingworth   Thomas Lavidge   Denis Delaney   Patrick Trainor

J. Lowrey, Secretary and engineer

The first meeting of the board was held at the White Horse Hotel at the corner of Whitehorse Road and Elgar Road, Box Hill in August 1857.

The Nunawading District Roads Board was proclaimed the SHirte of Nunawading on 9th May 1872.  The shire was proclaimed the Borough of Box Hill on 23rd December 1925 and the Borough declared a city on 28th April 1927.

 

Source: MA
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