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16-July-2015
16-July-2015

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A plaque commemorates the  discovery and naming of Hervey Bay by Captain James Cook in May 1770.

 

Location

Address:11 Torquay Road, Hervey Bay RSL & Services Memorial Club Inc., Pialba, 4655
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.281869
Long: 152.840925
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:21-May-1770
Actual Event End Date:21-May-1770

Dedication

Front Inscription

Erected by the R.S.L.A. to commemorate the discovery and naming of Hervey Bay on 21st May 1770 by Capt` James Cook R. N. 

 

Source: MA
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