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Police Barracks : 02-December-2012
Police Barracks : 02-December-2012
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A plaque commemorates the 150th year of the construction of the first Police Barracks in Mount Gambier.

Location

Address:Bay Road, Mount Gambier, 5290
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.829447
Long: 140.780606
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Government
Sub-Theme:State
Approx. Event Start Date:1847
Approx. Event End Date:1997

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 10th May, 1997
Front Inscription

Cave City 150  1847 - 1997 

The first purpose built police barracks at Mount Gambier were constructed on a site near the cave.

Evelyn P. S. Sturt completed the contract by 6 November 1847

The officer in charge was Corporal Robert McCulloch

Plaque unveiled 10 May 1997 to commemorate the 150th year

Source: MA
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