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22-November-2014
22-November-2014

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A fountain commemorates Henry Rooks.

Cr. Henry Rooks was President of Boroondara Shire in 1900 and Mayor of the City of Camberwell in 1910, 1913 and 1926. He was a former pupil of the Camberwell School.

 

Location

Address:290 Camberwell Road, In park beside Camberwell Primary School , Camberwell , 3124
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.832886
Long: 145.057492
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 23rd October, 1932
Front Inscription

Erected by the citizens of Camberwell as a tribute to the memory of Cr. Henry Rooks J.P.

A former scholar of this school 

President of Shire  Year 1900

Mayor of City  Years 1910 - 1918 - 1926

Unveiled 23-10-1932

Source: MA
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