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03-May-2015
03-May-2015
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A monument commemorates the explorers who used Bathurst as a base for discovery expeditions. They were George Evans (1815), John Oxley (1817), Allan Cunningham (1826), Charles Sturt (1828), Sir Thomas Mitchell (1835)

Location

Address:Durham (Great Western Highway) & William Streets, Bowling Club, Bathurst, 2795
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.415805
Long: 149.583581
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

In Memory Of The Intrepid Explorers Who,
In The Early Days Of The Colony, Using
Bathurst As A Base, Advanced Into The
Unknown West, That Others Might Benefit
By Their Discoveries.

1815 . . . George Evans
1817 . . . John Oxley
1826 . . . Allan Cunningham
1828 . . . Charles Sturt
1835 . . . Sir Thomas Mitchell

 

Source: MA,H
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