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02-November-2014
02-November-2014
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A monument in the shape of a square-rigged ship list the names of the ships connected with the discovery and exloration of Bruny Island.

Location

Address:9 Coolangatta Road, Adventure Bay, 7150
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -43.353122
Long: 147.323171
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery

Dedication

Front Inscription

H M.S   ADVENTURE  Capt.T.Furneaux    ARRIVED 10 MAR 1773  
H.M.SHIPS  RESOLUTION and DISCOVERY  Capt. J. Cook ANCHORED at  4.0pm  26th JAN 1777      
H.M.S   BOUNTY  Capt.W. Bligh  ARRIVED 21st AUG 1788    
H.M.SHIPS   PROVIDENCE and  ASSISTANT   Capt. W. Bligh  ARRIVED 3rd FEB 1792    
D'ENTRECASTEAUX SHIPS RECHERCHE and ESPERANCE ARRIVED 22nd  FEB 1793




                          
                                               
                                           

Source: MA
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