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08-December-2018
08-December-2018

Photographs supplied by Peter Williams
The plaque marks the completion of the Cairns Railway Station building in 1955. The plaque was relocated to its present site from the previous railway station in McLeod Street. 

Location

Address:Bunda Street, Cairns Railway Station, Cairns, 4870
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -16.925734
Long: 145.771193
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 6th August, 1955
Front Inscription

Plaque:
THIS PLAQUE WAS RELOCATED
IN MARCH 1996 FROM THE 
PREVIOUS RAILWAY STATION 
LOCATED IN McLEOD STREET


Plaque:
CAIRNS RAILWAY STATION
THIS PLAQUE WAS UNVEILED ON
6th AUGUST 1955
BY THE HON.J.E.DUGGAN M.L.A.
DEPUTY PREMIER & MINISTER FOR TRANSPORT
TO MARK THE COMPLETION OF THE BUILDING WHICH
WAS DESIGNED BY THE ARCHITECTURAL SECTION 
OF THE CHIEF ENGINEER`S BRANCH
H.WALKER M.I.E.A.            CHIEF ENGINEER
C.B.DA COSTA A.R.A.I.A.   PRINCIPAL RAILWAY ARCHITECT
T.J.WATKINS PTY. LTD.       BUILDERS 



 

Source: MA
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